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Re-allocating Memory (Partitioning)

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Is there a way to re-allocate memory? I have been trying to install gcc
> > on my used solaris (4.1.3) and I am being told the disk is full.
> > As I understand df, this is NOT true. Am i missing something? Any help
> > would be appreciated.
> >
> > eg:
> >         /dev/sd0a 85% capacity  /
> >         /dev/sd0g 93% capacity  /usr
> >         /dev/sd3c 21% capacity  /home
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I understod your question as re alocation of disk space.

usualy gcc is isntaled in /usr/local which is on your 93% partition, you dident mention of wich size your disk was, i am suposing it is full, you should change the instalation directory, the easy way is to remove some unused pakages, remove demos, and make the most of space, there are some demos in usr/openwin/demo which are not very useful. another way is to save all your info in a tape and change partition sizes and restore everything again.
another solution is to install it in another place changing in the makefile the instalation directory.
if you need more help describe more your situation.

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