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RE: [vox-tech] Are those values in kilobytes?



I am not sure why you want to know the size of the cylinder for your hard 
disk and specifically for the command fdisk.  But, just FYI, fdisk 
supports entry of partition sizes in megabytes and other forms.  When it 
prompts for the last cylinder location, you can enter in +320M and that 
will atomatically set the last cylinder to create a 320MB partition or 
close to it.

Dan


> /dev/hde3              2016016    654504   1259100  35% /
> /dev/hde5              1007960     16452    940304   2% /tmp
> /dev/hde6              5039560    144688   4638868   4% /var
> /dev/hde7              5039560   1350156   3433400  29% /usr
> /dev/hde8              5039560     78668   4704888   2% /home
> /dev/hde9              5039560     32828   4750728   1% /backup
> /dev/hde10               99521      4147     90235   5% /chroot
> /dev/hde11            33864652  19688696  12455732  62% /media
> none                    128416         0    128416   0% /dev/shm
> 
> And if so, probably stupid question, but what are they in MB? Also,
> what size of one cylinder when using fdisk? Any comments are appreciated.
> 
> Walther.
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