Gparted problem

Robert Holtzman holtzm at cox.net
Thu Feb 25 18:23:50 UTC 2010


On Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 03:18:15PM -0700, Karl F. Larsen wrote:
> Emilio Fernandes wrote, On 02/24/2010 02:51 PM:
> >> >  Emilio Fernandes wrote, On 02/24/2010 11:24 AM:
> >>>> >  >>            The last listing is unallocated 30 GB.
> >>>> >  >>
> >>>> >  >>            I want to add the
> 
> 10 GB unallocated to /dev/sda12 but I have
> >>>> >  >>    not found a way to do this.
> 
>   Does anyone recall the steps to
> >>>> >  >>    get this done?
> 
> 	I am afraid of doing that. I would need to move This Lucid 
> system /dev/sda13 somewhere while I resize /dev/sda12, the 
> partition running out of space.
> 
> 	And I have not seen in the Help any way to Move a partition. 
> Would it be possible to move sda13 somewhere temporary? And 
> then move it back before rebooting?

I just got through doing this using gparted from a system rescue disk.
Since you're having problems figuring it out I ran  search on "gparted
moving partitions" and found a number of hits. Why didn't that occur to
you? One more thing. I didn't need help with this as with a little
clicking around and exploring the program it's pretty intuitive.

> 
> 73 Karl
> 
> 
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