|disk_allocator(1)||Cooperative Computing Tools||disk_allocator(1)|
NAME¶disk_allocator - tool for creating and deleting loop device allocations of a given size.
SYNOPSIS¶disk_allocator [options] <create|delete> <target directory> <size> <filesystem>
DESCRIPTION¶disk_allcator is a tool for creating and deleting loop device allocations of a given size in order to sandbox an application. For creating an allocation, it accepts a desired location for the device, the size for the sandbox, and the filesystem to mount. For deleting an allocation, disk_allocator needs only the directory of the mounted loop device which is to be removed.
You will need superuser priveleges to run disk_allocator on your local machine.
- -h, --help
- Show this help screen.
- -v, --version
- Show version string.
EXIT STATUS¶On success, returns zero. On failure, returns non-zero.
EXAMPLES¶Create a disk allocation:
disk_allocator create /tmp/test 100MB ext2
Delete a disk allocation:
disk_allocator delete /tmp/test
COPYRIGHT¶The Cooperative Computing Tools are Copyright (C) 2003-2004 Douglas Thain and Copyright (C) 2005-2015 The University of Notre Dame. This software is distributed under the GNU General Public License. See the file COPYING for details.
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