[clug] Dumb user question: 2+TB disks, MBR & BIOS...
a.janke at gmail.com
Wed Jan 2 04:30:35 MST 2013
On 2 January 2013 18:09, Kim Holburn <kim.holburn at gmail.com> wrote:
>> For a single data partition you __could__ use the whole device
>> ie: mkfs.ext4 /dev/sdb but I think that's a scary idea.
> I like this idea. Adding partitions adds an extra layer to access a disk. No partitions makes it slightly faster. Nothing wrong with that. There is no need to use partions unless you really need to use them.
+2. not scary, it's fun.
I do this all the time on RAID volumes up to around 25TB with no issues.
Well none so far that is... :)
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