fatresize

FATRESIZE(1)                General Commands Manual               FATRESIZE(1)



NAME
       fatresize —     Resize an FAT16/FAT32 volume non-destructively

SYNOPSIS
       fatresize [-s SIZE]  [device]

DESCRIPTION
       This manual page documents briefly the fatresize

       This manual page was written for the Debian distribution because the
       original program does not have a manual page.

OPTIONS
       These programs follow the usual GNU command line syntax, with long
       options starting with two dashes (`-').  A summary of options is
       included below.  For a complete description, see the Info files.

       -h           --help
                 Show summary of options.

       -s           --size
                 Resize volume to SIZE[k|M|G|ki|Mi|Gi] bytes

       -i           --info
                 Show volume information

       -p           --progress
                 Show progress

       -q           --quite
                 Be quite

       -v           --verbose
                 Verbose (not version)

EXAMPLES
       fatresize -s 2G /dev/evms/hdb2

       fatresize -q -s 3G /dev/hde6

       fatresize -i /dev/hdg3

       Size and device is required to run.  You can resize device-mapped
       partitions, e.g. EVMS partitions.

BUGS
       You can't resize FAT32 partition lesser than 512Mb because Windows(R)
       doesn't work properly with small FAT32 file system. Use FAT16.



AUTHOR
       This manual page was written by Philippe Coval rzr@gna.org for the
       Debian system (but may be used by others).  Permission is granted to
       copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU
       General Public License, Version 2 any later version published by the
       Free Software Foundation.


       On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License
       can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL-2.




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