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    Default resize mounted partion ext4 inside opensuse?

    hi guys,

    i've 2 partions ext4 mounted to / and /home. but now i wanna resize them. so i wonder can i resize them when i'm running opensuse, without any changes and damages? (use partioning in yast) or i've to use livecd to do this?

    thanks!

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    Default Re: resize mounted partion ext4 inside opensuse?

    I'd use a liveCD to do this. What's the output of
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    Default Re: resize mounted partion ext4 inside opensuse?

    • Possible?
      Yes.
    • Advisable?
      No.
    • 100% safe?
      No.
    • When partitions are mounted?
      No!
    • From a live CD using garted?
      Yes.
    • What to do before?
      Back up your data.
    • What to do afterwards?
      Most likely reinstall Grub.

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