GParted installed by default?

Jonas Jørgensen jj at
Tue Dec 4 09:11:19 UTC 2007

On Dec 4, 2007 9:30 AM, Markus Hitter <mah at> wrote:
> Am 04.12.2007 um 07:58 schrieb Dane Mutters:
> > On Mon, 2007-12-03 at 15:57 +0100, Jonas Jørgensen wrote:
> >> I would consider partition editing a basic feature that should be
> >> provided by the operating system
> For advanced users, I agree. For average users, partitioning is
> something they shouldn't even get in touch with.
> [...] why should a normal user
> have a need to change this partitioning at all?

A normal/average user won't ever use GParted, nor will they ever use
many of the other tools in System->Administration -- but that isn't an
argument for not including those tools.

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