Mounting and Unmounting :

    • The process of getting a partition or a directory of one machine to other temporary is known as mounting
    • For example :

Mounting ang Unmounting

  • The process of returning the mounted directory or partition to it’s original machine is known as unmounting.
  • The place where directory or partition are mounted is known as mount point.

Meta Device :

When disk array is manage and maintain by a separated controller then such controller is known as meta device.Meta Device

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