Increasing the size of the partition .....
Let's time for increase the size of the secondary memory for my server. But the thing is ...
My server is having RedHat 5EE and Hardware RAID-5 is implemented. The server consists of five 146GB SATA Hard disks. Among them one is reserved as Hot Spare. Now I bought three 146GB Hard Disks to extend the array.
What my problem is, previously LVM is not implemented and I would like to increase the size of the existing partitions with the help of new disks. Currently my partitioning schema is
/dev/cciss/codop1 /boot 300mb
/dev/cciss/codop2 /home3 138GB
/dev/cciss/codop3 /home2 80GB
/dev/cciss/codop5 /home 78GB
/dev/cciss/codop6 / 20GB
/dev/cciss/codop8 /image 138GB
Now I would like to increase the size of the partitions /image, /home3 and /home2
can any body help me to increase the partitions size with out installing the new system and no lose of the data.
Waiting for the reply ............