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en:services:server_services:gwdg_cloud_server:volumes_manual [2021/05/20 08:59]
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en:services:server_services:gwdg_cloud_server:volumes_manual [2021/05/20 10:51]
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   * You can optionally change the device name.   * You can optionally change the device name.
   * Click "Attach Volume".   * Click "Attach Volume".
-  * Connect to your instance and run "//fdisk -l//" to verify if the volume is attached.+  * Connect to your instance and run "//sudo fdisk -l//" to verify if the volume is attached.
   * If the volume is new (has not been attached to another instance before) you will see a message in the output of previous command indicating that the disk doesn't contain a valid partition table.   * If the volume is new (has not been attached to another instance before) you will see a message in the output of previous command indicating that the disk doesn't contain a valid partition table.
-  * To format your device, execute:  "//fdisk /dev/vdc//"  (/dev/vdc should be replaced by your device name if it is different)+  * To format your device, execute: "//sudo mkfs -t ext3  /dev/vdc//"  (/dev/vdc should be replaced by your device name if it is different) 
 +  * Create a directory for mounting the new storage volume: "//sudo mkdir /mnt/my-volume//"
 +  * Mount the new volume: "//sudo mount /dev/vdc /mnt/data-store//"
  
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