Partitions sizes change

Partitions sizes change

Post by Andrey Ryzho » Tue, 02 Jun 1998 04:00:00

> What is the way to change partitions sizes in Solaris 2.5.1 if those
> partitions have data on them without performing partitions backup. Is there a
> way ?

> Any help is appreciated.

>  Ali Al-Majed
>  Network Engineer

This depends on data nature.
If these are on ufs filesystems, backup->format->newfs->restore is
necessary to change the filesystem sizes. Make sure you backup
ALL filesystems before reslicing the disk.