Subject: Re: resize_ffs (was: Re: JFS)
To: Jason R Thorpe <>
From: David Laight <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/26/2003 00:46:20
On Tue, Feb 25, 2003 at 01:15:03PM -0800, Jason R Thorpe wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 25, 2003 at 01:11:33PM -0800, Greywolf wrote:
>  > Under AIX/JFS, they can be grown live, but they must be unmounted
>  > to shrink them.  Go figure.
> That makes a lot of sense, actually, if you think about it :-)

Not impossible to shrink a mounted filesystem, just MUCH harder.
Growing one while mounted is probably similar to forcing a remount.


David Laight: