Resize ext3 Partition
duncan at lithgow-schmidt.dk
Sat Jan 22 21:20:41 UTC 2005
Shane Archer wrote:
> I have an install of FC3 on an ext3 partition, with an older NTFS
> partition containing an XP install on the same drive.
> I am using XP less and less on this particular system, and I need to
> reclaim more space for /var which is on the drive. What program or
> utility, if any, would be capable of non-destructively shrinking the
> NTFS partition while expanding the ext3 partition?
> I looked into Partition Magic Pro, but it appears that it does not
> support ext3, as their site claims only ext2 and swap:
> Has anybody used anything else successfully in this manner?
I like the advice i got which was to use a windows program to resize
ntfs and fat partitions and a *nix app to resize ext partitions. That
way chances of trounle are minimised.
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