Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 450473
Gparted cannot resize Ubuntu partitions
Last modified: 2009-07-14 11:07:41 EDT
I tried to resize an Ubuntu partition (ext3) from Fedora, but Gparted reported
an error and exited. Then I tried to resize it by Gparted from Ubuntu 8.04
(under Ubuntu live-CD) and it was successful.
Any details of error it did reported? (Can you run gparted from the commandline
line, perform similar operation again, and report back the output on the console).
It said that error occured when trying to check the partition for errors. It
simply was unable to check it.
What versions of e2fsprogs do you have on your Fedora and Ubuntu installations?
How can I check the versions?
Under Fedora, run 'rpm -q e2fsprogs', and under Ubuntu 'dpkg -l | grep e2fsprog'
(not quite sure if that will actually work on Ubuntu, but you can give it a try).
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