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Create a .img file linux

Simple article to help you create a .img file that you can use to do some testing of different technologies or add to a virtual machine your hosting for more storage space or anything else you might need a .img file for.

dd if=/dev/zero of=/home/brad/Desktop/test.img bs=1M

Now you can use the file like a normal block device, for example.

mkfs.ext4 /home/brad/Desktop/test.img

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