k5di at zianet.com
Sat Oct 25 13:27:15 UTC 2008
Mario Vukelic wrote:
> On Fri, 2008-10-24 at 19:20 -0600, Karl Larsen wrote:
>> Well parted will not work either.
> I can't remember to have used parted, but FWIW: have you looked under
> "Known Issues" in man parted?
> "KNOWN ISSUES
> ext3 filesystem resizing does not currently work, please use
> resize2fs(8) instead.
> Resizing partitions with an ext3 filesystem will not generally work
> because of the above issue. Use resize2fs(8) to resize the filesystem
> and resize the partition manually using fdisk(8) or a similar tool. For
> LVM situations, you will need to use the LVM commands to resize the LVM
> I read man resize2fs
> and it tells me to change the size of the underlieing partition first with fdisk. So I am back to this. The Extended partition is just a partition that is below the partitions that follow the Extended.
So back to fdisk.
Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
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