how do I know which partition my harddisk is ?

fsshl elins at
Sun Oct 2 18:17:52 PDT 2005

thanks, my hda is harddrive (but from my motherboard's spec, that is
IDE2) dvdrom is hdc(my motherboard's manual state it is IDE1)

thanks anyway

On Mon, 2005-10-03 at 02:48 +0200, Allard Welter wrote:
> On Monday 03 October 2005 01:31, fsshl wrote:
> > my harddisk is in IDE2, the wire connected as master
> > is that hdc or hda3 ?
> > may be there are some appropriate command to probe this info in
> > linux,
> You can look in /proc. For instance "cat /proc/ide/ide?/hd?/model" will 
> give you exactly that, then all you need to know is the model of your 
> hardware. (Just replace the ? with where you're looking ...)
> Allard.

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