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SubjectRe: _My_ turn for a 2.1 wishlist
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> On Wed, 17 Jul 1996 joot@vnet.ibm.com wrote:
>
> >
> > It does. The AIX file/disk system is quite neat -- you can dynamically
> > grow and shrink file systems and partitions on the fly ( while the
> > system is in full use ). It's also journaled and fully supports raid
> > arrays.
> >
> Since when is it possible to shrink the file system? In 3.2.5 (didn't
> test on 4.1) it is only possible to *grow* a fs. Bad thing if you had a
> virgin hd and mistyped the new size... Now other way than makeing a
> backup, and re-create the partition anew.

AIX 3.2 could only grow the file systems, but 4.1 can grow or shrink them.

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Peeter Joot TOROLAB(PJOOT) joot@vnet.ibm.com
IBM Canada Tie Line 778-3186 Phone 416-448-3186


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