M01: Introduction to Operating Systems TU1: Installing, configuring and exploiting a computer system
ASIX1-DAW1-DAM1
Prąctical Exercise 4: MBR and GPT partition tables
8-11-2021

PRACTICAL EXERCISE 4: MBR and GPT partition tables

GENERAL CONDITIONS

1- Deadline: 28-11-2021.
2- Send your report as a PDF file attached to an e-mail with the following specifications:
     a) E-mail address:
cf(at)collados.org or jordi.binefa(at)fje.edu depending who is your teacher
    
b) File Name:
         b.1)
ASIX1: asix1_surname_name_m01tu01pr04.odt and asix1_surname_name_m01tu01pr04.pdf
         b.2)
DAW1:
daw1_surname_name_m01tu01pr04.odt and daw1_surname_name_m01tu01pr04.pdf
    
c) Subject:
         c.1)
ASIX1: asix1_surname_name_m01tu01pr04
         c.2) DAW1: daw1_surname_name_m01tu01pr04

3- Make this report individually.
4- Left, right, top and bottom margins: 2cm.
5- Character format: a) Font: Arial, b) Size: 10, c) Questions typeface: Bold, d) Answers typeface: Regular

DOCUMENTATION

1
.- Partitions

2.- MBR partition table

3.- GPT partition table 
  


4
.- GParted

5.- Working with command-line tools

6.- sudo

PRACTICAL EXERCISE
 
1.- Do not take screenshots. Shutdown your virtual machine. Add a new SATA hard disk to your virtual machine with the following characteristics:
     a)
Controller: SATA
     b) Hard drive file type: VDI
     c) Dinamically allocated
     d)
Name: sata02
     e)
Size: 18GiB
(Remember!!!! --> for Virtualbox 1GB is equal to a 1GiB)
     f) 
Attached to:  SATA 2 ffwefwe

2.- Do not take screenshots.  Add a new SATA hard disk to your virtual machine with the following characteristics:
     a)
Controller: SATA
     b)
Hard drive file type: VDI
     c) Dinamically allocated
     d)
Name: sata03
     e)
Size: 25GiB (Remember!!!! --> for Virtualbox 1GB is equal to a 1GiB)
     f) 
Attached to SATA 3

3.- Do not take screenshots.  Add a new SATA hard disk to your virtual machine with the following characteristics:
     a)
Controller: SATA
     b)
Hard drive file type: VDI
     c) Dinamically allocated
     d)
Name: sata04
     e)
Size: 15GiB (Remember!!!! --> for Virtualbox 1GB is equal to a 1GiB)
     f) 
Attached to SATA 4



4.- Add your user  to sudo group.

5.-
Do not take screenshots. Boot the operating system and:
     a) Update
the lists of available packages. Run the command: sudo aptitude update
     b) Install GParted
on your system. Run the command: sudo aptitude install gparted


6.- Do the following  exercises.  Take a screenshot every time you finish an exercise. Paste the screenshot below the question.

7.- Save your document according to information provided at the GENERAL CONDITIONS section.