Are drives such as hard drive and floppy drives represented with drive letters?

DWQA QuestionsCategory: LinuxAre drives such as hard drive and floppy drives represented with drive letters?
Editor Staff asked 9 months ago

Are drives such as hard drive and floppy drives represented with drive letters?

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Editor Staff answered 9 months ago

No. In Linux, each drive and device have different designations. For example, floppy drives are referred to as /dev/fd0 and /dev/fd1. IDE/EIDE hard drives are referred to as /dev/hda, /dev/hdb, /dev/hdc, and so forth.

Editor Staff answered 9 months ago

No. In Linux, each drive and device have different designations. For example, floppy drives are referred to as /dev/fd0 and /dev/fd1. IDE/EIDE hard drives are referred to as /dev/hda, /dev/hdb, /dev/hdc, and so forth.