Repartitioning the HD

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Jun 14 16:48:10 PDT 2000



> Thanks Gerard,
> 
> I'll give Parted a try. If I recall correctly, Partition Magic needs an 8 Mb
> DOS partition on the hard drive to work correctly. This leads me to another
> question. Can I boot with Tom's Root Boot disc and then load a floppy with
> Parted on it, or do I make a bootable ext2 disk with Parted on it?

I don't see why that wouldn't work. As long as you don't mount the
partition that you're going to resize it doens't matter much how you
execute it. You can even put parted on a different partition if you have
one and run it from there.


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