How To Resize ext2/ext3 Filesystem on Linux

(Doc ID 2348740.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 19, 2018

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.10 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.32] and later
Linux x86-64


 This article will assist you to resize a Filesystem ext2 or/and ext3 on Linux.

 If the ext2 filesystem contains a journal, it is sometimes known as ext3 filesystems


This is intended for Linux system administrators and Linux DBAs with sysadmin skills.



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