Re: ubunut 10.04 lts / Partitions
from that you have
/dev/sda1 - 242 GB NTFS
/dev/sda2 - 4.4 GB NTFS
/dev/sda5 - 3.7 GB EXT4
/dev/sda6 - 232 MB Swap
Are you refering to the /dev/sda2 "linux_volume" 4.4 GB partition as the lost space?
If you intend on using that to expand your system I would recommend formating to ext4 or ext3 (is there any data on it already? Make sure there isn't first) and migrating your home partition over to it
simply rsync /home to it and edit fstab to mount the new partition as /home next boot.
If that's what you like to do then we can help you with the hole process as well.
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