[CentOS] bsd mkfile command in centos - a wish

aurfalien at gmail.com aurfalien at gmail.com
Mon Oct 5 19:23:36 UTC 2009


Hi Tim,

You know, I didn't even think of that one.

Thanks for the idea.


On Oct 5, 2009, at 11:18 AM, Tim Nelson wrote:

> ----- aurfalien at gmail.com wrote:
>> Hi Les,
>>
>> Yes, I do run dd to create Xen image files but was hoping to use a
>> more elegant solution.
>>
>> Looks like I'll continue with dd but if any one else has some  
>> secrets,
>>
>> please share.
>>
>>
>
> Why not write a shell script called 'mkfile' that handles the CLI  
> syntax like the real mkfile but simply uses dd under the hood? :-)
>
> --Tim
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