From: John P. Looney (john at domain antefacto.com)
Date: Tue 05 Jun 2001 - 18:14:54 IST
On Tue, Jun 05, 2001 at 03:23:40PM +0100, Cormac McClean mentioned:
> > begin Cormac McClean quotation:
> > > There is a very handy utility called GNU Parted which will
> > > allow you to repartition ext2 partitions non-destructively.
> > Links to all of these utilities -- and the reasons why you should eschew
> > them all -- are in http://linuxmafia.com/~rick/faq/#partition .
> Can you be specific? There's a lot of stuff on that page, and
> nothing that seems to point to "eschewing" a useful utility
> like gparted.
To save you time; partition resizers don't always work, and sometimes you
are left with a wiped disk. So, if you don't mind the one in fifty chance
that you lose all your data, fire away.
Rick just took 20k to say that, that's all.
-- When I say 'free', I mean 'free': free from bond, of chain or command: to go where you will, even to Mordor, Saruman, if you desire. " -- Gandalf, paraphrasing the choice between Free and Non-free software
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