Online ext3 resizing?
Eric at nospamforme.org
Sun Jul 4 23:39:48 PDT 2004
Justin Knierim wrote:
> Ian Molton wrote:
>> dont. just put root in a smaller partition of its own.
> Thanks man. That gave me an idea, and the problem is now solved. I
> killed the swap partition, formated as ext2, copied root to it,
> rebooted, fdisked the big partition into two smaller, copied back and
> tada, finished. :) Thank god for swap partitions. ;)
Darn, what a nifty use of a swap partition, all last week I could have
used my swap space instead of a loopback device....
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