Device Question...

Brian Simons bpsimons at
Thu Jan 22 13:45:29 MST 2009

On Thu, 2009-01-22 at 13:32 -0700, Matt Nelson wrote:

> What happens when you hit /dev/sdz?  Does it use /dev/sdaa or what?

It varies across distributions, but for Red Hat you are correct. Check
out the tip most of way down this page:

Here's some more on Linux's limits regarding number of disks:

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