Solved

I want to create a single volume of two partitions.

Posted on 2002-07-22
3
215 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-27
I have two partitions on different hard disks.How do I add them as a single volume ?
thanks
0
Comment
Question by:anil27
3 Comments
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:Otetelisanu
ID: 7179833
You can use ln -s
look man ln

NOTES  A symbolic link to a directory behaves differently than  you might  expect  in  certain  cases.  While an ls(1) on such a link displays the files in the pointed-to directory, an  `ls-l' displays information about the link itself:

example% ln -s dir line
example% ls link
file1 file2 file3 file4
example% ls -l link
lrwxrwxrwx  1 user            7 Jan 11 23:27 link -> dir

0
 
LVL 2

Expert Comment

by:jonke
ID: 7179843
Or do you mean how do I create one mountable volume out of these two partitions?

To do this you need disk management software such as Veritas Volume Manager Or Solstice Disksuite. I think disksuite comes bundled with Solaris know, and allows you to `glue` partitions together to create a single mountable device.

Veritas Volume Manager is a little more complicated in so far as it is not limited by the number of partitions available on a disk.
0
 
LVL 2

Accepted Solution

by:
Akhmal earned 50 total points
ID: 7200159
Hi,
As what jonke said.

1. using growfs command in solstice disksuite software.
 **integrated in Solaris 9, but have to install separately in solaris 2.8 and below.

the URL dor man growfs plus the example.

http://www.infobiogen.fr/doc/info/disksuite_4.1/man/growfs.1m.html

BTW, r u using any of those software?
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: IP Lookup

Get more info about an IP address or domain name, such as organization, abuse contacts and geolocation.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Vmware Vswitch  VS  Redhat  Bridge 1 115
Using Grep to Find a file 8 99
unix scripting question 1 104
What are recommended OS for exim mail server? 10 116
Hello fellow BSD lovers, I've created a patch process for patching openjdk6 for BSD (FreeBSD specifically), although I tried to keep all BSD versions in mind when creating my patch. Welcome to OpenJDK6 on BSD First let me start with a little …
My previous tech tip, Installing the Solaris OS From the Flash Archive On a Tape (http://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/OS/Unix/Solaris/Installing-the-Solaris-OS-From-the-Flash-Archive-on-a-Tape.html), discussed installing the Solaris Operating S…
Learn how to get help with Linux/Unix bash shell commands. Use help to read help documents for built in bash shell commands.: Use man to interface with the online reference manuals for shell commands.: Use man to search man pages for unknown command…
Learn how to navigate the file tree with the shell. Use pwd to print the current working directory: Use ls to list a directory's contents: Use cd to change to a new directory: Use wildcards instead of typing out long directory names: Use ../ to move…

830 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question