Google
  Web www.spinics.net

[PATCH] fdisk.8: update information about GNU Parted

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]


The support for resizing partitions and filesystems has been
removed from parted since version 3.0.

Signed-off-by: Petr Uzel <petr.uzel@xxxxxxx>
---
 fdisk/fdisk.8 |    7 +++----
 1 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

diff --git a/fdisk/fdisk.8 b/fdisk/fdisk.8
index 2b12f34..fdaa050 100644
--- a/fdisk/fdisk.8
+++ b/fdisk/fdisk.8
@@ -256,10 +256,9 @@ is for hackers only -- the user interface is terrible, but it is
 more correct than fdisk and more powerful than both fdisk and cfdisk.
 Moreover, it can be used noninteractively.)
 .PP
-These days there also is
-.BR parted .
-The cfdisk interface is nicer, but parted does much more: it not only
-resizes partitions, but also the filesystems that live in them.
+There also is
+.BR parted
+which supports many types of different partition table formats.
 .PP
 The IRIX/SGI-type disklabel is currently not supported by the kernel.
 Moreover, IRIX/SGI header directories are not fully supported yet.
-- 
1.7.7

--
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe util-linux" in
the body of a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
More majordomo info at  http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html


[Site Home]     [Netdev]     [Ethernet Bridging]     [Linux Wireless]     [Kernel Newbies]     [Memory]     [Security]     [Linux for Hams]     [Netfilter]     [Bugtraq]     [Rubini]     [Photo]     [Yosemite]     [Yosemite News]     [MIPS Linux]     [ARM Linux]     [Linux RAID]     [Linux Admin]     [Samba]     [Video 4 Linux]     [Linux Resources]

Powered by Linux