tuxebi at gmx.de
Sat Oct 25 08:25:01 UTC 2008
Karl Larsen wrote:
> Well parted will not work either. It sure seems from the man pages
> that a lot of the so-called partition tools do not do what they are
> supposed to do based on their man page. It is really sad. This is hard
> to stuff and they are wrong.
parted does work.
However, for people that do not want to use parted, there is always
gparted or qtparted.
Just be sure that you do not use parted/qtparted/gparted from your
You need to always use it from a Linux Boot-CD, instead.
I generally know that parted usage is not dependant on where your Linux
runs. Instead it depends on the state of the partition(s) that is to be
modified. I just gave this oversimplified advice to get to something
that works everywehere, anytime.
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