Working with disks
“An ounce of application is worth a ton of abstraction.”
— Booker T. Washington
This chapter details the processes for working with the two different types of disks available in a z/VM environment, direct access storage device (DASD) extended count key data (IBM ECKD™), and Fibre Channel Protocol/Small Computer System Interface (FCP/SCSI). It concentrates on the tasks that are commonly performed on Linux.
It includes the following topics: