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help about create a big file and select right partition

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http://www.unix.com – I want create a 40G file one one disk if the disk free space is more than 45G Code: [root@localhost ~]# fdisk -l Disk /dev/sda: 500.1 GB, 500107862016 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 60801 cylinders Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes Sector size (logical/physical): 512 bytes / 512 bytes I/O size (minimum/optimal): 512 bytes / 512 bytes Disk identifier: 0x000c9518   Device Boot      Start        End      Blocks  Id  System /dev/sda1  *          1      &nbsp (HowTos)