resizing partitions

Chad Perrin perrin at
Tue Oct 23 11:14:40 PDT 2007

I have need to alter some partition sizes on a (laptop) system I use
daily, with FreeBSD 6.2-RELEASE installed.  Are there tools you'd
recommend for this, that should be stable and not prone to hosing up my
filesystems?  In particular, I probably don't need to shrink any
partitions -- only grow them -- but I'm not sure how I want to handle
this at this time.  I worry a bit about using some Linux LiveCD's
partition management tools on a FreeBSD system.  Any advice would be

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