extend ext3 filesystem

Seth Mos knuffie at xs4all.nl
Tue Jan 28 15:40:01 CST 2003


At 16:26 28-1-2003 -0500, Steve Mickeler wrote:

>no, you need to unmount the volume to resize.
>
>You can pay the mega bux and get veritas volume mananger and file system
>for linux and grow & shrink online all you wish.

XFS filesystems can only be extended "online". I don't think it likes to 
have it's partition table altered online though.

LVM and XFS together solve this and you can do it all in one go without 
taking anything offline.

Cheers

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Seth
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