[wellylug] Partitioning, Fluxbox and modems (again)

jumbophut jumbophut at gmail.com
Mon Jul 5 14:49:31 NZST 2004


> Nick Jensen wrote:
> 
> you can use a program called qtparted a graphical partition magic clone.
> One way to get this is on a SystemRescue live CD (about a 100Mb download
> for the CD iso but has a number of other utilities) or you could back it
> up to an image on another drive to restore later.
> http://www.sysresccd.org/
> 

Resizing ext2/ext3/fat/swap filesystems and the partitions they reside
on can be done with the parted tool, which was the base for qtparted. 
A floppy bootdisk containing parted can be created here:
<http://www.gnu.org/software/parted/manual/html_node/parted_8.html>

Docs for resizing are here:
<http://www.gnu.org/software/parted/manual/html_node/parted_26.html#SEC25>




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