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Old 04-09-2005, 05:42 PM   #1
mark.johnson
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Resizing/reformatting ext3 partition


I'm currently trying to resize my main partition, formatted as ext3, to make room for another partition.
The problem I have run into is that QtPartEd can only resize ReiserFS (is that the same as xfs?) and NTFS.
So, the questions:
1) Is it possible to reformat an ext3 patition to ReiserFS without data loss, and if so, how?
2) Is there a partitioning tool that can resize ext3 partitions?

Thanks,
Mark
 
Old 04-09-2005, 05:52 PM   #2
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1: NO!!!
2. qtparted

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Old 04-09-2005, 06:04 PM   #3
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Qtparted can't do it.
The resize option on the menu is greyed out, and according to The qtparted website it doesnt support resizing ext3.
 
Old 04-25-2005, 01:48 PM   #4
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ok thanks its exactly my prob, so how do i resize the ext3 partition although?
is it possible to delete it and than recreate two partition from the ext3 i will delete?
thanks
if there a new program please tell me.
 
  


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