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CREATING A BOOT DISK – ROOT VOLUME in HP-UX



CREATING A BOOT DISK – ROOT VOLUME in HP-UX SERVER 


1. First create a bootable logical volume disk. 
#pvcreate –B /dev/rdsk/c0t1d0  


2. Add the PV to vg00. 
#vgextend /dev/vg00 /dev/dsk/c0t1d0
 

3. Place Boot Utilities on disk:   
#mkboot /dev/rdsk/c0t1d0 


4. Add the AUTO File to the LIF area:  
#mkboot –a “hpux –lq (;0)/stand/vmunix” /dev/rdsk/devicefile 


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