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I forget whether I have mounted / and /boot to the same partition in my ubuntu 10.04. What command can I use to check it out? Thank you very much!

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Try df. It will give you the free space per partition and also its mount point.

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Thank you very much! That's what I want! – gaoshougaoshou Nov 18 '12 at 7:14

Use the mount command itself. You can pipe through grep to de-clutter if necessary:

me@banshee:~$ mount | egrep 'on /(boot)? '
/dev/mapper/banshee-root on / type ext4 (rw,errors=remount-ro)
/dev/sdc1 on /boot type ext2 (rw)
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Thank you! This also works! – gaoshougaoshou Nov 18 '12 at 7:17
You're welcome - please mark the question as "answered" by accepting whichever of the two answers you preferred. :) – Jim Salter Nov 18 '12 at 17:48

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