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Re: reordering partitions?

On Monday 01 August 2005 04:58, LeVA <leva@az.isten.hu>
(<200508011258.29632.leva@az.isten.hu>) wrote:

> Hi!
> I have one ide disk, which has 5 partitions:
> boot [ root | home | work | swap ]
>  |      |      |      |      |
> hda1   hda5   hda6   hda8   hda7
> Is there a way, to change the number of those two last partitions, so the
> `work' would be hda7, and the `swap' would be hda8?

There is a way.   I've never tried and I'm not sure I remember the
instructions properly.  IIRC, using fdisk in expert mode, you just record
the exact partitition parameters for hda7 and hda8 and then re-enter them
in "reverse order".

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