Changes between Version 3 and Version 4 of Procedures/EndUserDelivery/HardDisk


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Sep 27, 2010 3:54:02 PM (9 years ago)
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  • Procedures/EndUserDelivery/HardDisk

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    11= Preparing hard disks for delivery =
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     3== First steps ==
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    35Plug in the external hard drive.
     
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    30 == Linux format (ext3) disks [hyperspectral data] ==
     32== Formatting and partitioning ==
     33=== Linux format (ext3) disks [hyperspectral data] ===
    3134
    32 === Partition and format the disk (command line) ===
     35Partition and format the disk (command line)
    3336 1. Run fdisk /dev/DEVICE_NAME (not partition)
    3437 1. enter 'p' to print partition table and check you have selected the correct disk
     
    4144 1. Run `mke2fs -j /dev/partition`
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    43 === Remount and fix permissions ===
    44 
    45 Unplug the disk and plug back in. The disk space should be located under /media/disk.
    46 
    47 It is wise to check that this destination is correct: 'df /media/disk' to check that this is where the device is mounted.
    48 
    49 Make writable for everyone using chmod a+rwx /media/disk
     46Remount and fix permissions:
     47 1. Unplug the disk and plug back in. The disk space should be located under /media/disk.
     48 1. It is wise to check that this destination is correct: 'df /media/disk' to check that this is where the device is mounted.
     49 1. Make writable for everyone using chmod a+rwx /media/disk
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    53 == Windows format (NTFS, not FAT32) disks [everything except hyperspectral data] ==
     53=== Windows format (NTFS, not FAT32) disks [everything except hyperspectral data] ===
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    55 === Partition and format the disk (GUI) ===
     55==== Partition and format the disk (GUI) ====
    5656 1. run `gparted` (needs sudo)
    5757 1. select the correct disk partition (pulldown at top right)
     
    6464This should repartition and quick format the disk.
    6565
    66 === Partition and format the disk (command line) ===
     66==== Partition and format the disk (command line) ====
    6767 1. Run fdisk /dev/DEVICE_NAME (not partition)
    6868 1. enter 'p' to print partition table and check you have selected the correct disk
     
    7676 1. Unmount the partition if it remounted.
    7777 1. Run `mkntfs --label ARSFDAN --quick /dev/PARTITION`
    78 
    79 === Remount ===
    80 
    81 Unplug the disk and plug back in. The disk space should be located under /media/ARSFDAN.
    82 
    83 It is wise to check that this destination is correct: 'df /media/ARSFDAN' to check that this is where the device is mounted.
    84 
    85 Permissions fixes aren't needed for NTFS (I think).
     78 1. Unplug the disk and plug back in. The disk space should be located under /media/ARSFDAN.
     79 1. It is wise to check that this destination is correct: 'df /media/ARSFDAN' to check that this is where the device is mounted.
     80 1. Permissions fixes aren't needed for NTFS (I think).
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