On Thu, 2001-11-08 at 16:45, Chris Tooley wrote:
> Wish I could file an evolution bug and blame it on someone else, but my
> problem is my own stupidity trying to make space on my harddrive. BTW
> what is the status of being able to move the start point of a
> partition? I can't do a dump and restore on my workstation and really
> need to add some space to this partition. However, I'm at the end of
> the disk.
Which I think translates into shrinking a filesystem.
The answer to that question is also xfsdump/mkfs/xfsrestore, the
xfs disk structures are a little complex to shrink.
Disk drives are really cheap now, I have a spare 20Gbyte 7200 rpm IBM
IDE drive sitting on a shelf in my office, it cost about $100.
No, you cannot have it!
Steve Lord voice: +1-651-683-3511
Principal Engineer, Filesystem Software email: lord@xxxxxxx