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Old 03-26-2015, 10:13 AM   #1
guy3145
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How to extend the / partiotion in RedHat 5.4


im running out of space on the / partition
how do i extend this partition? this machine is inside a vmware environment.
i tried follow this article:

http://h30499.www3.hp.com/t5/System-...9#.VRPgAY6UdCc

but it seems that the command "fdisk" is not recognized

what should i do?
 
Old 03-26-2015, 11:23 AM   #2
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it seems that the command "fdisk" is not recognized
Fdisk must be run as root in order to make changes to partitions.

Instructions from the Vmware Knowledge Base on how to change a partition size in Red Hat:
http://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/sea...rnalId=1006371
 
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Old 03-26-2015, 06:05 PM   #3
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you are aware that"RedHat 5.4" is ancient
and 7 versions and 4 YEARS!!!!!! out of date on the OLD legacy hardware operating system

the CURRENT old redhat is RHEL 5.11
with the CURRENT being RHEL 7.1
 
  


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