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Old 03-09-2003, 11:05 PM   #1
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GNU parted


i will resize my existing drive using gnu parted but what do i have to do i couldnt figure out the program? commands and why doesnt my hard disk start from 0 it starts from 0.033?
 
Old 03-10-2003, 07:12 AM   #2
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use fdisk.
# fdisk /dev/hda
and type m for all the options.
type p to see what partitions you have.
 
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i know how to use fdisk problem is with gnu parted i have to resize my disk first
 
Old 03-10-2003, 01:39 PM   #4
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gnu parted said i have to unmount the drive firts but the drive i am trying to resize is / i cant umount it while using umount any suggestions?
 
Old 03-10-2003, 02:17 PM   #5
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Quote:
Originally posted by nakkaya
gnu parted said i have to unmount the drive firts but the drive i am trying to resize is / i cant umount it while using umount any suggestions?
if I understand this correctly you will have to use a boot disk
see parted docs

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