Re: partition re-sizing
On Sat, Jun 19, 2010 at 7:03 AM, Jim Pazarena <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Does debian have a native way to re-size a partition which
> can be run live?
"parted" should be the choice. you can also use a gui of it, like gparted.
what do you mean by live?
in most cases, you can only resize a unmounted partition
> I tried G-Parted which appears to work, but the next boot
> generates a CRC error during the boot expansion.
how big was your partition.
i suggest backing up your data, and reformat the partition to the new
size. resizing is a risky job.
> This is a custom boot kernel on a CF chip. I am placing the
> image on a much larger CF chip and then expanding the partition.
> The process worked in the past, however the latest custom iso
> image seems to be locked with this CRC thing.
> Thanks for any tips.