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Old 11-26-2003, 08:37 AM   #1
qwijibow
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resize swap partiton ?


hey.

can some1 recomend a free linux native program for
resizing my linux hard drive ?

this is a little more complicated than usual as i want to resize my swap
partiton.... and redhat keeps telling me that the swap partiton is of file system type :"NONE" which makes it hard to know what tool to use

i have 512 megs of ram, so linux decided to make my swap 1024 megs....
and on a 6 gig hard drive, i cannot spare that much.
i usually use a 600 meg swap partiton, but was in a hurry installing

thankyou.
 
Old 11-26-2003, 09:31 AM   #2
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Hi!
Do you now parted? it is a GNU's tool.
I've used it to resize my partitions
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Old 11-26-2003, 09:36 AM   #3
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ThanKs, i will try it.
 
Old 11-26-2003, 12:21 PM   #4
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