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1.  Managing Removable Media (Overview)

2.  Managing Removable Media (Tasks)

Managing Removable Media (Task Map)

Formatting Diskettes

Removable Media Hardware Considerations

Diskette Hardware Considerations

How to Load Removable Media

How to Format a Diskette (rmformat)

How to Create a File System on Removable Media

How to Create a File System on a DVD-RAM

How to Check a File System on Removable Media

How to Repair Bad Blocks on Removable Media

Applying Read or Write Protection and Password Protection to Removable Media

How to Enable or Disable Write Protection on Removable Media

How to Enable or Disable Read or Write Protection and Set a Password on Removable Media

3.  Accessing Removable Media (Tasks)

4.  Writing CDs and DVDs (Tasks)

5.  Managing Devices (Overview/Tasks)

6.  Dynamically Configuring Devices (Tasks)

7.  Using USB Devices (Overview)

8.  Using USB Devices (Tasks)

9.  Using InfiniBand Devices (Overview/Tasks)

10.  Managing Disks (Overview)

11.  Administering Disks (Tasks)

12.  SPARC: Setting Up Disks (Tasks)

13.  x86: Setting Up Disks (Tasks)

14.  Configuring Oracle Solaris iSCSI Targets and Initiators (Tasks)

15.  The format Utility (Reference)

16.  Managing File Systems (Overview)

17.  Creating and Mounting File Systems (Tasks)

18.  Using The CacheFS File System (Tasks)

19.  Configuring Additional Swap Space (Tasks)

20.  Checking UFS File System Consistency (Tasks)

21.  UFS File System (Reference)

22.  Backing Up and Restoring UFS File Systems (Overview)

23.  Backing Up UFS Files and File Systems (Tasks)

24.  Using UFS Snapshots (Tasks)

25.  Restoring UFS Files and File Systems (Tasks)

26.  UFS Backup and Restore Commands (Reference)

27.  Copying Files and File Systems (Tasks)

28.  Managing Tape Drives (Tasks)


Chapter 2

Managing Removable Media (Tasks)

This chapter describes how to manage removable media from the command line in the Oracle Solaris OS.

For information on the procedures associated with managing removable media, see Managing Removable Media (Task Map). For background information on removable media, see Chapter 1, Managing Removable Media (Overview).