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Decrease partition size without data loss

Posted on 2014-09-08
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i have one partition with 465G formatted as ufs
now, I want to decrease that using
gpart resize -i 1 -a 4k -s 90G  da0

gpart: invalid index "\1 <- ASCII character coded as 1 - smile sign"  : Invalid argument.
I'm usign freebsd 8.3
FreeBSD 8.3
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Question by:Nusrat Nuriyev
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You must run fsck -f on unmunted system
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