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How to resize an ext4 encrypted home partition?

Which is the best way in order to resize an encrypted (ecryptfs) ext4 home partition ? Pros nad Cons of each method are greatly appreciated. $ fdisk -l Disk /dev/sda: 256.1 GB, 256060514304 bytes ...
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ext4 jbd2 journaling active even on empty filesystem

I have been having several issues with my ext4 file-systems that seem to be due to jbd2 journaling. I made a related post here and am rephrasing it with the hope that someone may be able to help. For ...
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What's the maximum filename length in encrypted ext4 partition?

I'm using a two-partition setup with ubuntu (one partition for the system, one for my home directories). Until now I had an ext3 formatted home partition, which I'm currently trying to migrate to an ...
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Ext4 disk partitions are not visible

I'm a new user of the Linux environment. I have just have installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my system and I'm unable to see the disk partition in which I have installed the OS. Size of the main disk is 100 ...
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Should I use btrfs or Ext4 for my SSD?

Should I use btrfs (with discard, compress=lzo and space_cache options) or Ext4 (with discard option) for the SSD for my Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric) amd64 desktop root partition of my office machine? ...
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What is the default file system?

I am presuming that at this late stage in development, the default file system of 11.10 will not change from now until final release. Will it be ext4, and if/when it changes, how will systems on the ...