Is there a way to find out which partition a directory is located in?
I know I can use
df to list partitions and mount points but I need to be able to find out which partition any directory is located in with a simple command.
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[rajat@rajat ~]$ df -HT Filesystem Type Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/sda6 ext4 22G 7.4G 14G 36% / tmpfs tmpfs 1.1G 349k 1.1G 1% /dev/shm /dev/sda1 ext3 200M 53M 137M 28% /boot [rajat@rajat ~]$ df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/sda6 20G 6.9G 13G 36% / tmpfs 987M 340K 986M 1% /dev/shm /dev/sda1 190M 50M 131M 28% /boot cd /dev/sda
take a look at this post on serverfault. it should give you all the information you need.