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Resizing Partition In Authentic Way. Possible ?

Discussion in 'Computer Science | IT | Networking' started by Abhishek Rawal, Aug 27, 2013.

  1. Abhishek Rawal


    Engineering Discipline:
    Electronics & Telecommunications
    I have 2 HDs : 1) 320 GB 2) 500 GB
    320 GB HD includes OS, I have alloted 220 GB for /home, rest is alloted to / , /boot & Swap.
    I need to increase /home by 50-60 GB more but there ain't any space in primary HD.
    The secondary HD have 240+ GB of space free. What I wanna know, is there any possible tweak/way with which I can link 50GB space from secondary HD to /home of Primary HD ?
    Can both memory of different hardware can be integrated in any possible way ?
  2. pradeep.pawar

    pradeep.pawar Rookie

    Engineering Discipline:
    Nice question, but I have seen two 500 GB HDDs considered as 1TB in RAID technology
    Check this if helps:http://lifehacker.com/5986883/how-t...to-one-volume-for-cheap-high+capacity-storage
  3. Anand Tamariya

    Engineering Discipline:
    Logical volume manager (LVM) is your answer. It might be a little cumbersome now that you have some data in /home - but worth investment of time for future such expansions.

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