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Old 10-05-2003, 03:40 PM   #1
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increasing my ex3 partition safely ??


is there ay way i can increase my ex3 partition, safely, without damaging the OS, ?? i need more space on it, and iv removed almos all stuf i dnt use on it ?????
 
Old 10-05-2003, 03:48 PM   #2
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You could take a look at parted:
http://www.gnu.org/software/parted/

NOTE: There is no 100% guarateed method and there is always a chance of problems. Make sure you backup your data first.
 
Old 10-05-2003, 03:53 PM   #3
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r their any tools in linux to do this ? im using winxp and redhat 9 ?? i wuna take freespace from windows and move 300mb to my ex3 partition
 
Old 10-05-2003, 03:56 PM   #4
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Yes - parted!
 
Old 10-05-2003, 10:08 PM   #5
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you can also use fips to shrink your fat partition. if it is ntfs it may not reliable
 
  


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