fc3 - ntfs resize

Alexander Dalloz ad+lists at uni-x.org
Mon Nov 8 17:47:32 UTC 2004

Am Mo, den 08.11.2004 schrieb Ben Anderson um 18:28:

Please don't top-post.

> do you suppose this is a just a lacking feature or could it be that
> redhat views resizing of partitions to be unsafe?

Resizing partitions is unsafe in some way - you always risk that it
damages your existing data in a way that only a backup can help. This is
a well known fact. And anyone using a resizing tool should have a valid
backup in backhand. I think each tool has a warning for this case. So I
doubt a resizing feature will be implemented into the Fedora installer.
If you want to discuss that with the developers you should think about
questioning on fedora-devel-list at redhat.com.


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