LinuxQuestions.org
Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Server
User Name
Password
Linux - Server This forum is for the discussion of Linux Software used in a server related context.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 08-02-2007, 09:33 AM   #1
msteiner
Member
 
Registered: Aug 2006
Posts: 41

Rep: Reputation: 15
Creating a new partition


My current file system looks like this:

Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on
/dev/mapper/VolGroup00-LogVol00
2.0G 796M 1.1G 43% /
/dev/hda1 494M 19M 450M 4% /boot
tmpfs 58M 0 58M 0% /dev/shm
/dev/mapper/VolGroup00-LogVol05
992M 34M 907M 4% /home
/dev/mapper/VolGroup00-LogVol06
3.9G 1.8G 2.0G 48% /usr
/dev/mapper/VolGroup00-LogVol02
3.9G 355M 3.4G 10% /var
/dev/mapper/VolGroup00-LogVol03
3.9G 183M 3.5G 5% /var/log
/dev/mapper/VolGroup00-LogVol04
29G 1.3G 26G 5% /var/www

I would like to create a new partition (/opt) with 10G from the /var/www partition. What is the best (and easiest) way to do this?

Thanks,
 
Old 08-02-2007, 09:45 AM   #2
megerdin
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2007
Location: London
Distribution: FC11,FC10,FC7,FC4,Centos 5.1,Ubuntu,Mandrake Linux,puppy.LinuxMint.Opensuse
Posts: 181

Rep: Reputation: 31
Use only QTparted (GUI)
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Creating A Partition mailnickykav Red Hat 1 02-23-2005 02:09 PM
Partition mounting/KDE errors after creating Fat32 Partition BertBert Linux - General 1 07-07-2004 10:59 AM
creating new partition trutnev Linux - Newbie 3 03-14-2004 07:31 AM
creating new partition before boot partition?? rose_bud4201 Linux - General 17 02-07-2003 12:25 PM
Newbie Installing Debian3 on m68k w/250M Partition Needs help creating swap partition AppleMac Linux - Newbie 2 11-01-2002 08:45 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Server

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:40 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration