Learn the structure of Solaris file systems
Learn to create new file systems
Learn to monitor disk space usage
Discover how to repair file systems using fsck
File systems are the main data persistence mechanism employed by Solaris. Typically, file systems are built on hard disk slices (or partitions) to store system and user data. In this chapter, the layout of Solaris file systems is examined, along with instructions for creating and repairing file systems.