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November 9th, 2008, 05:48 AM
I'm running Hardy, and I have about a 64 gb unallocated partition and an 11 gb partition (this one contains Ubuntu) with a .5 gb swap space. I've opened the Gnome partition editor but I was unable to resize it. I don't know what to do D:

November 9th, 2008, 06:08 AM
Which partition you want to resize? Remember, you cannot resize a partition you are using or if it's mounted. Therefore, you might want to do that with gparted from the LiveCD.

November 9th, 2008, 06:08 AM
Hi SilverShadow118.

You should use a gparted disk to change partitions.


November 9th, 2008, 06:14 AM
Heh, I didn't know that mounted drives couldn't be messed with ^_^;; Thank you.