changing a drive

Ric Moore wayward4now at
Fri Aug 24 07:58:26 UTC 2012

On 08/24/2012 01:36 AM, Nils Kassube wrote:
> Tim Hanson wrote:
>> Now I have a new, larger usb drive on which I would like to copy
>> /home.  I am accustomed to another distro that has a graphical
>> partition manager which gets the UUID set up properly and takes care
>> of all the details.  I have seen the disk utility provided with
>> Ubuntu and I don't see a partition manager.  Where do I find it?
> Try gparted (ftom the package with the same name), it should do the job.

I was about to ask the same question. gparted is kinda brass knuckles. 
Is there something a little bit "kinder" for an old fart? Thanx! Ric

My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.

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