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Old 09-19-2006, 06:46 PM   #1
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Resizing a partition

I am using Fedora 5 and was trying to run "yum updates" and it failed several updates because of space constraints. I ran a df -h and realized that many of the updates want to install themselves on the /usr partition. It only has 100mg left and I need 500+mg to install all of the updates. How does one resize partitions in linux?
Old 09-19-2006, 07:28 PM   #2
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I would download systemrescuecd from and use qtparted which is a partition magic clone. Thats the easiest way plus you get a live CD for doing things like cloning hard drives (which is what I use it for).



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