Partition problem

Mario Vukelic mario.vukelic at
Sat Oct 25 13:08:58 UTC 2008

On Sat, 2008-10-25 at 06:55 -0600, Karl Larsen wrote:
> I will try working from a CD and see if that changes anything.

WTF? Did you try it from your Gutsy install, or did you try it from the
running system that is installed in sda5 and sda6?? If the latter, OF
COURSE that does not work since AFAIK the partitions need to be
unmounted for resizing, and you are running your OS from them, so you

Several people told you as much. That was the whole point why everyone's
advice contained booting from a live CD.

Also, did you read the full manual?

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