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    Can’t use partition

    Hi I installed Ubuntu server 18.04 on 500GB hdd. There are 3 partitions on this disk. Seems like I’m on sda2 right now, where OS is installed. I have no idea how to get to sda3 to use all that left storage. $ df -h shows only sda2 as well. I tried $ sudo mount /dev/sda3 /hdd And it...
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    Partition 2 does not start at the edge of the physical sector

    I ran the fdisk command to see how my disk is partitioned and got the following result. Disk /dev/sda: 698,7 GiB, 750156374016 bytes, 1465149168 sectores Units: 1 * 512 = 512 bytes sectors Sector size (logical/physical) 512 bytes / 4096 bytes I/O size (minimum/optimal): 4096 bytes / 4096 bytes...
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    mkfs issues

    Hello guys!!! I'm trying to fix a broken external disk I'm using fdisk tool & everything going well till the moment I'm starting mkfs command It returns a msg :Failed to make "FAT" file system or something similar anyway The same problem appears also trying to fix it in Windows Do you thing...
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    Advice on re-partitioning default Debian 9 stretch to support LVM

    Hello, my server provider installed Debian 9 stretch 64bit and this is the disk space layout after installation: https://pastebin.com/E0DHUhrG The tmpfs and udev filesystems seems not to be using any disk space according to that figures. But they have big quotas? /dev/sda1 * 2048...