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Old 09-01-2003, 02:23 PM   #1
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"safe" Partitioning with Linux


Hi

I was wondering if somebody could recommend a tool to use in linux so that I can resize my / partition (sda6) reasonably safely, without too much risk to losing my data.

Also I'm going to be deleting an old Windows partition (sda3) that I no longer use to make room, anything I should be aware of with Grub or anything?

I don't know if this is relevant, but I'm running RH9.

Thanks,

Jim
 
Old 09-01-2003, 02:26 PM   #2
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so long as you back up your data any partitioning software is safe. It depends on what your doing to the partition.
 
Old 09-01-2003, 02:32 PM   #3
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Is there any particular one you would recommend? To my knowledge (which isn't very deep in this particular topic) fdisk won't let me resize, is that correct?

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