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HP-UX 11i v3 Installation and Update Guide: HP Integrity Server Blades, HP Integrity Servers, and HP 9000 Servers > Chapter 2 System Requirements for Cold-Installing and Updating

How to Plan Your Disk Space Needs


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This section provides hints and information to help you determine your disk needs for HP-UX 11i v3. If you need more disk space, be sure to order the equipment and plan on installing it after backing up your current system.

  • Record the hardware path to the DVD drive.

  • Develop a clear configuration plan, including:

    • File system sizes

    • Swap space size

    • Dump device

    • Disk and file system parameters

    • Mirroring information

  • If installing application programs other than those supplied within an HP-UX 11i v3 Operating Environment (OE), consider the vendor’s size recommendations.

  • When planning disk space, refer to these documents:

    • HP-UX System Administrator’s Guide — This guide is comprised of five volumes and is available on the Instant Information DVD and at the HP Technical Documentation Web site:


    • Disk and File Management Tasks on HP-UX — Prentice-Hall Hewlett-Packard Professional Books, 1997.

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