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Can I combine multiple pendrives into a single partition??

I can find plenty information about using multiple partitions on a USB, but not even a question about the other way around. Now that 2tb USB drives are really cheap, I would like to combine 10 of them into a single 2tb volume. I want all my files visible in a single volume, and not via shortcuts. Can I make this happen?

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Thanks for the help c:

In reply to: Your Apple computers can do it.

Your answer was very informative and exactly what I was looking for. Thank you c:

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(NT) I meant combined into a 20tb volume, my bad

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I don't fully understand how 10*2tb = 2tb.

But that's not important, since it can't be done in Windows. But feel free to write your own filesystem in Unix to do it. Be sure it's resilient to jokers exchanging two disks while connected, or removing one of the drives making, in effect, a file system with a hole in it. Maybe study how RAID 5 and RAID 6 work.

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