add a harddrive to an existing system
kdk at daleco.biz
Mon Dec 27 15:49:46 PST 2004
Lowell Gilbert wrote:
>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".
There *is* a chapter in the handbook, however; it's Chapter 16 in
my latest doc build (but I don't think it's quite _new_). Section .3,
entitled "adding disks", covers the scenario quite well.
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