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Re: How to identify disk hardware path from device file

 
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Yash413215
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Re: How to identify disk hardware path from device file

Hello Sujit,

What does the s in the /dev/dsk/c16t0d0s1 stands for?

Thanks in advance :)

Dennis Handly
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Re: How to identify disk hardware path from device file

> What does the s in the /dev/dsk/c16t0d0s1 stands for?

 

I think it stands for slice.

Torsten.
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Re: How to identify disk hardware path from device file

Consider it as partitions:

see

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GUID_Partition_Table


Hope this helps!
Regards
Torsten.

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