sponsored by Dell, Inc.
Posted:  05 Apr 2012
Published:  05 Apr 2012
Format:  PDF
Length:  31  Page(s)
Type:  White Paper
Language:  English

Understanding how volumes are managed in Linux systems requires a basic understand of the /sys pseudo file system. The /sys file system is a structure of files that allow for interaction with various elements of the kernel and modules. Many of the files can be read to discover current values, while others can be written to trigger events. This is generally done making use of the commands cat and echo with a redirect.

This white paper provides an overview of specific information required for administrating storage on Linux servers connected to the Dell Compellent Storage Center. The information is intended for administrators with at minimum a basic understanding of Linux systems, specifically general tasks around managing disk partitions and file systems. Read now to learn more.

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