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    SubjectRe: Moving & Extending Linux partitions.
    On Thu, 8 Apr 1999, Alex Buell wrote:

    [..]
    > As you can see, it's a problem[1] =) It is now apparent to me that the
    > answer to the problem is an utility that can be booted off a floppy (maybe
    > contains a Linux kernel & an init that loads the utility). This utility
    > could then allow the user to do:
    >
    > 1) Moving partitions
    > 2) Resizing partitions

    > And that's it. Has anyone got plans to implement such a utility in the
    > near future?

    Yep. Ted T'so did it and it's currently part of Partition Magic 4(?).
    Apparently the same code is due to be released as resize2fs in a few
    (6-9, IIRC) months' time.

    Matthew.


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