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Old 11-28-2003, 08:26 AM   #1
Sammy2ooo
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problem with parted resize on reiserfs


i'd like to resize my partition to free some space for slackware. so i took my suse
dvd booted into the rescue system, and started parted. i have one hd:

/dev/hda1 -> swap
/dev/hda2 -> reiserfs /

Code:
(parted) resize 2
Start? [439.2773]?
End? [19077.1870]? 14000
No Implemention: Support for opening reiserfs file system is not implemented yes.
what am i doing wrong? i am using the newest version 1.6.6

btw: ftp.gnu.org/gnu/parted/bootdisk/partboot.img seems to be offline...
 
Old 11-28-2003, 12:54 PM   #2
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Check out the howto on using parted.
 
Old 12-24-2003, 03:34 PM   #3
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Cool resize_reiserfs

parted does not support the resizing of reiserfs partitions. To resize the partition, use resize_reiserfs. If you want to shrink the size of the parition, make sure it is unmounted first. For reference:

http://www.namesys.com/resize_reiserfs.html
 
  


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