usb drive

Lucio M Nicolosi lmnicolosi at
Wed Dec 10 09:18:14 UTC 2008

Rein wrote:
> Hi,
>  I've run out of space on /dev/sda7 (Ubuntu 8.04 boot/system partition).
> I have formatted a 1Gb usb stick with ext3 filesystem.
> Ubuntu recognizes the media.
> Question: How can I make Ubuntu see this as a second drive on which software can
> be installed and run?
> Anyone please? 

boot, sys or root? Wouldn't it be wise to run Gparted and stuff a little 
bit of any available space to this partition before it's too late, 
reserving the usb stick for some /home/user data?


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