LINUX Hard Disk Partition Overview
Hard Disk mostly have a two type of cables IDE and SATA connector cables.
- Extended ( logical )
We create 4 primary partition maximum and when we need more then 4 partitions then 4 primary partition can extend into other partition.
Recommended Partition Size
To install Linux main 2 partition are required. When we install the Linux OS in our PC or Laptop machine then we create two type of partition.
Native – Install file system min-size 10 GB and ext 4 Mounting Point /.– Twice the RAM size but Maximum 4 GB.
[root@localhost~]# and $
root – Username.
localhost – Machine Name.
~ - Home directory of logged user.
# - Login with Super User
$ - Login with local User
In Linux 5 console are work on CLI and 1 console work on GUI.
These console increase into 63 consoles.
[root@localhost~]# tty – tell us which terminal we working.