SUSE / openSUSEThis Forum is for the discussion of Suse Linux.
Welcome to LinuxQuestions.org, a friendly and active Linux Community.
You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. Join our community today!
Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in.
If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us. If you need to reset your password, click here.
Having a problem logging in? Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.
Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide
This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.
For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own.
Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free.
I've found in Suse 10.0 a partition tool which can increase the size of a partition. Fine. But to increase / I must unmount it and then the partition tool will not work.
Can I change my shoes while standing in them?
Can I call the partion tool from the command line after unmounting the root. Or must I install a second instance of Suse to deactivate the partition and resize it?
tried Knoppix and it is from 2004 and doesn't like my graphics at all--won't even go into command line.
Download the latest CD.
Personally I hate live-CDs and instead I always have at least two distros installed on two physically separate hard drives.
This way I can easily tear apart and rebuild the other partition table from the comfort and safety of a fully functional familiar OS.
So knoppix is rolling now, however it has no Yast, so it has no partitioning tool.
Wrong! The partitioning tool of YaST is just a GUI for parted. In knoppix you can use qparted or, as I prefer it, cfdisk and resize_reiserfs from command-line. Remember, YaST may be a SUSE tool only, but other distros have their own way to do the same jobs.