File Systems

This chapter provides introductions and tutorial on Linux file systems. Topics include 'df' to see disk free spaces of mounted file systems; 'mount' to access USB drive file systems; 'fdisk' to list partitions and file system types; 'dd' to copy data and test I/O speed; 'hdparm' to manage hard disk parameters; install 'ntfs-3g', 'cifs-utils', 'nfs-utils' to support Windows NTFS/shared folders and Linux NFS.

"df" - Display Free Space of File System

Mount USB Drive as File System

"dd" - Copy Data from/to Storage Devices

Use "dd" Command to Test I/O Speed

"du" - Display Disk Usage of Directories

Mount Windows NTFS File System

Access Persmissions on "ntfs-3g" File System

Mount Windows Shared Folders

W95 Ext'd (LBA) Partition

Reformat NTFS Partition into EXT4 Partition

NFS (Network File System)

Mount NFS (Network File System) on macOS

/etc/mtab and /etc/fstab Files

Unreachable Remote File Systems


Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Introduction to Linux Systems

 Cockpit - Web Portal for Administrator

 Process Management

 Files and Directories

 Users and Groups

File Systems

 Block Devices and Partitions

 LVM (Logical Volume Manager)

 Installing CentOS

 SELinux - Security-Enhanced Linux

 Network Connection on CentOS

 Software Package Manager on CentOS - DNF and YUM

 Running Apache Web Server (httpd) on Linux Systems

 Running PHP Scripts on Linux Systems

 Running MySQL Database Server on Linux Systems

 Running Python Scripts on Linux Systems

 vsftpd - Very Secure FTP Daemon

 Postfix - Mail Transport Agent (MTA)

 Dovecot - IMAP and POP3 Server

 Email Client Tools - Mail User Agents (MUA)

 LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol)

 GCC - C/C++ Compiler

 Graphics Environments on Linux

 Conda - Environment and Package Manager

 Tools and Utilities

 Administrative Tasks


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