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Show the 1000*1000 and 1024*1024 size of HDs on system

Terminal - Show the 1000*1000 and 1024*1024 size of HDs on system
for I in $(awk '/d[a-z]+$/{print $4}' /proc/partitions); do sudo hdparm -I '/dev/'$I; done | grep 'device size with M'
2010-03-02 18:56:32
User: ElAlecs
Functions: awk grep hdparm size sudo
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Show the 1000*1000 and 1024*1024 size of HDs on system

I know this sucks in some way but if someone can improve it please be my guest

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Terminal - Alternatives
awk '/d[a-z]+$/{print $4}' /proc/partitions | xargs -i sudo hdparm -I /dev/{} | grep 'device size with M'

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What others think

The 'for I' will choke on partition names with white space (more specifically, the setting of IFS) since it will return a paragraph.

Comment by drewk 278 weeks and 1 day ago

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