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PostPosted: Tue Nov 27, 2007 6:51 pm    Post subject: Space requirement
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Please help me in understanding how much is 1 BLKS, 1 TRK , I CYL in terms of KB.
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 27, 2007 10:53 pm    Post subject:
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Hello Ajay and welcome to the forums,

If you search in the forums, you will find multiple topics that provide the info you want.
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 28, 2007 12:19 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Space requirement
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ajay,

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Please help me in understanding how much is 1 BLKS, 1 TRK , I CYL in terms of KB


1 Track - 47K

1 Cylinder - 15 Tracks
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1 Track - 47K

It depends on model. Generally its considered as 48K not 47.
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Thanks to all
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PostPosted: Thu Nov 29, 2007 1:02 am    Post subject:
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Well, with the industry standard as being 3390 the amount is 55K.

The optimum BLKSIZE for 3390 is 27998 for VB, and for FB being the integer number of records divisible into 27998.
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