Question about How to Resize ext3 Partitions

Discussion in 'HOWTO-Related Questions' started by rokia, Aug 11, 2010.

  1. rokia

    rokia New Member

    Hi everybody,

    I have the / completly full !!i followed the How to Resize ext3 Partitions in order to shrink /home and enlarge the /. I have already shrinked /home by 2,1Go ,but i don't know if i can enlarge the / by this free space; I mean i don't know if those 2,1 Go are directly behind the / ?.Or the important is to have free space in the disk??
    the command df -h shows:
    Sys de fichs Taille Uti Disp Uti% Monté sur
    /dev/sda5 7,6G 7,3G 0 100% /
    tmpfs 1003M 0 1003M 0% /dev/shm
    /dev/sda6 2,8G 1,6G 1,1G 60% /home

    and fdisk-l:
    /dev/sda5 35171 36177 Linux
    /dev/sda6 36177 36814 Linux
    /dev/sda7 36814 36942 Swap

    I need your help .(my / is full that i obtain a black screan!!!!:()
    Thanks in advanced
  2. rokia

    rokia New Member

    Help ,plzz
    I'm waiting for your suggestions
  3. crzyOrc

    crzyOrc New Member

    I have the same situation,
    i have a VM server that i need to increase the / partition.
    please help.
  4. falko

    falko Super Moderator ISPConfig Developer

  5. Smalfish

    Smalfish New Member

    resize ext3 partitions

    because the MiniTool Partition Wizard 5.2 partition can support Linux ext3 and do partitions well,so you can have a try.

Share This Page