Re: Partition information as text file?
- Date: Fri, 1 Feb 2019 19:30:31 +0100
- From: Pascal Hambourg <pascal@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Partition information as text file?
Le 01/02/2019 à 16:23, tomas@xxxxxxxxxx a écrit :
tomas@trotzki:~$ file /dev/mapper/trotzki-home
/dev/mapper/trotzki-home: symbolic link to ../dm-4
tomas@trotzki:~$ file /dev/dm-4
/dev/dm-4: block special (254/4)
Not yet what we wanted. But:
tomas@trotzki:~$ sudo file -s /dev/dm-4
In one single command :
# file -Lsk /dev/mapper/whatever
Sudo is needed
No it's not. Read permission on the raw device is needed, by whatever
way including sudo but not only (su, root session...).