Expanding root partition in SUSE Linux

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http://unix.stackexchange.com – I have a server where the space distribution among partitions is as follows: GSSJMB02:~ # df -kh Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/cciss/c0d0p5 25G 5.9G 18G 25% / udev 3.9G 144K 3.9G 1% /dev /dev/cciss/c0d0p9 64G 129M 61G 1% /apps /dev/cciss/c0d0p1 244M 12M 219M 6% /boot /dev/cciss/c0d0p10 16G 129M 15G 1% /home /dev/cciss/c0d0p7 5.0G 618M 4.1G 13% /opt /dev/cciss/c0d0p8 9.9G 228M 9.2G 3% /var GSSJMB02:/gsn/sw 25G 5.9G 18G 25% /mnt/nfs/gsn/sw GSSJMB02:/gsn/nodes 25G 5.9G 18G 25% (HowTos)