Hi all,

thank you very much for your great suggestions. Especially FIPS and
Partition Resizer. I tried both, but I am only able to resize partitions
with these programs and not to merge two partions to one.

I'll try GParted and hope it will do it well.

Thanks a lot.

Christian
Am 22.10.2014 21:01 schrieb "Don Flowers" <donr...@gmail.com>:

> DS: "If I were trying to increase 500 mb to 4 gig I'd do it this way.
> I'd use Norton Ghost(2001) to copy the 500mb partition to a suitable
> formatted cf chip.
>
> In reality, here is what I do:
>
> My setup  is a 320gb hd. 1st partition is 2.0gb for Compaq DOS 5.0
> (all my machines are compaq sff desktops); 2nd partition is 9g, for
> FreeDOS, The rest of hard drive contains Ubuntu 14.04 LXDE. I boot to
> the LXDE (remove unwanted files-usually downloads and test
> installations of shareware that I dont't like, then I zip my dos
> systems, then boot into xfdisk and the boot manager, and reformat and
> then back to the LXDE to unzip my archived systems on the new
> partition. The final step is to update grub. I've done this several
> times with numerous drives and I''ve never had data loss .
> DF
>
>
>
> On 10/22/14, Dale E Sterner <sunbeam...@juno.com> wrote:
> > If I were trying to increase 500 mb to 4 gig I'd do it this way.
> > I'd use Norton Ghost(2001) to copy the 500mb partition to a suitable
> > formatted cf chip.
> > I'd then use fdisk to remove the old partitions and fdisk to make a new
> > 4gig
> > partition. Remember to make the partition active and to then run
> > fdisk/mbr to get
> > a fresh mbr then format the drive. Then I'd use Ghost to copy the cf chip
> > back to the harddrive or
> > just buy a cf adapter and run the cf chip instead of the harddrive.
> >
> > cheers
> > DS
> >
> > On Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:25:36 -0400 dmccunney <dennis.mccun...@gmail.com>
> > writes:
> >> On Tue, Oct 21, 2014 at 7:07 PM, Ralf Quint <freedos...@gmail.com>
> >> wrote:
> >> > On 10/21/2014 11:39 AM, dmccunney wrote:
> >> >> On Tue, Oct 21, 2014 at 2:22 PM, Don Flowers <donr...@gmail.com>
> >> wrote:
> >> >>> Gparted will not do it properly. You will not lose data, but
> >> FreeDOS
> >> >>> will not report the correct size of the new partition. I have
> >> found
> >> >>> only one thing that works:
> >> >>> Partition Resizer available here:
> >> >>>
> >> >>> http://www.opus.co.tt/dave/utils.htm
> >> >> The link from Dave's site is broken here.
> >> >>
> >> >> The direct link - http://www.zeleps.com/ - works.
> >> >>
> >> > That's even  worse, it redirects to an "attack" web site these
> >> days...
> >>
> >> Hmmmm.  I use Firefox, which uses a Google maintained list of attack
> >> sites.  I had no problem accessing it the first time.
> >>
> >> But I run Firefox with the NoScript addon that blocks scripting
> >> unless
> >> the site is in a user maintained whitelist.  With scripting off,
> >> there's nary a peep from FF.  When I *enable* scripting, I get the
> >> warning screen, talking about tzdpc.com.
> >>
> >> PRESZ134.ZIP is available from a number of sources:
> >> http://www.filewatcher.com/m/presz134.zip.100192-0.html, so zeleps
> >> status isn't a problem.
> >>
> >> > Ralf
> >> ______
> >> Dennis
> >> https://plus.google.com/u/0/105128793974319004519
> >>
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