Thursday, January 14, 2010

Add HDD on VMWARE (linux)

- choose vm that you wish to add the HDD
- edit setting
- add and choose HDD
- follow the instruction
- fdisk -l to see all hdd status
- you will noticed /dev/sdb (not partitoned)
- format new partition : [root@localhost ~]# mkfs -t ext3 /dev/sdb1
Create mount point and set up automatic mount when system start up [root@localhost ~]# mkdir /newdisk
Add the following line into fstab
/dev/sdb1 /newdisk ext3 defaults 1 1

reboot machine

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