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Linux disk partitions using loopback file and loop device

1. Create a 1GB loopback file: dd if=/dev/zero of=imgfile bs=1M count=1024 Note:¬†For single partition, you can skip the following steps and directly run the commands: mkfs.ext4 imgfile; mkdir mnt;¬†mount imgfile mnt 2. Create partitions: Let us create a 512 MB … Continue reading

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