add a harddrive to an existing system
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Mon Dec 27 15:11:14 PST 2004
Eric F Crist <ecrist at secure-computing.net> writes:
> Where, in the handbook, can I find where to add a new hard drive to an
> existing system? I know vaguely that I need to do a newfs and such,
> as well as an fdisk, but I don't know what all the options mean and
> how to best optimize this drive. Also, I'm thinking of obtaining an
> identical drive as my system drive and performing a dump of sorts on a
> schedule for backup purposes. anyone have any insight?
Not actually in the Handbook, but what you want is:
the "Disk Formatting Tutorial".
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