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How to expand a partition on the fly

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Crystal_128_harddrive.pngI’ve just had some troubles with my Odroid XU4 complaining that there was no more space left on the micro SD card. It’s a 16 GB card so I was wondering what caused this. As it turned out I simply forgot to expand the root partition to the size of the SD card, so I thought I’ll write a post about how to easily and safely expand a mounted linux partition on the fly without having to reboot the system.
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