SUMMARY: vtoc for multiple disks

From: Jeff Kennedy <>
Date: Wed May 09 2001 - 21:07:45 EDT
Thanks to:

Tim Baxter	Kevin Graham
Suraj Abraham	David Beaudoin

What I was looking for was the following:

prtvtoc /dev/rdsk/c0t0d0s2 | fmthard -s - /dev/rdsk/c0t8d0s2



Jeff Kennedy wrote:
> I know there is a way to do this but I forget how.
> Take the vtoc of a particular disk and transfer it to several other
> disks at the same time.  It had to do with prtvtoc and something else,
> but for the life of me I can't remember what.
> I'm trying to avoid creating 7 2gb slices across 10 disks for Informix
> and instead just partitioning one and then copying it to the rest.
> Anyone out there not afflicted with stupid remember what it is?
> Thanks.
Jeff Kennedy
Unix Administrator
Received on Thu May 10 02:07:45 2001

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