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GNU Parted

https://www.gnu.org/software/parted
Manipulates disk partitions

Parted is a program that allows you to create, destroy, resize, move, and copy hard disk partitions. This is useful for creating space for new operating systems, reorganizing disk usage, and copying data to new hard disks. The program currently supports ext2, ext3, and FAT (FAT16 and FAT32) filesystems and Linux swap devices, and MS-DOS disk labels.

GNU Parted contains a library, libparted, and a command-line frontend, parted, which also serves as a sample implementation and script backend.

Documentation

User guide, user reference manual, and API documentation included; User reference manual available from http://www.gnu.org/software/parted/manual/

Heckert gnu.small.png This is a GNU package:parted

Download

Download version 3.2 (stable)
released on 28 July 2014

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv3orlaterKelly Hopkins1 June 2010



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
David Cantrell Maintainer
Otavio Salvador Maintainer
Patrick Leslie Polzer Maintainer
Lennert Buytenhek Contributor
Matt Wilson Contributor


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug Tracking,Help,SupportE-mailmailto:bug-parted@gnu.org
DeveloperE-mailmailto:parted@gnu.org
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/parted.git


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to buildpart of e2fsprogs
Required to buildlibuild
Weak prerequisiteGNU readline (which requires termcap or ncurses)

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 14 August 2014.



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