How To Access to Second Disk Drive

tarzan1234

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Hi,
I wanted to reinstall the server and i got full backups, i told the datacenter to reinstall the server and they attached new disk drive to my server and told me to copy all the backups in to new disk drive, now here is my questions!

1: How to access the second disk drive in ssh ?

2: How to format the new disk?

3: How to create partition in new disk and after that create volume group ?

4: and how to copy all backups "/home/admin/admin_backups" in to the new disk ??

thanks in advanced.
 

chatwizrd

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Almost all your questions are general linux related questions. You should be searching google for the answers.
 

Anton

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1: How to access the second disk drive in ssh ?
i think you should try using
Code:
fdisk -l
How do I find out what hard disks are in the system?

2: How to format the new disk?
How to format hard disk using Linux fdisk

3: How to create partition in new disk and after that create volume group ?
Partitioning a Linux Dedicated Server's Second Hard Drives

4: and how to copy all backups "/home/admin/admin_backups" in to the new disk ??
Move and copy files using SSH


Hope this will help you in someway..
 
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