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I did get something like 20GB for linux and the rest for windows.
It was to test linux, soon enough I understood that linux > windows, so I started to use it always, but now I'm getting out of space, is there a way to get some free GB from the windows ntfs partition to the linux partition?
If it's a NTFS partition:
A couple of days ago I've successfully used ntfsresize to shrink a/the WinXP partition, which occupied the whole disk, to create space for a new Linux installation.
I've used the Knoppix live-CD for it; you're distribution might have it included. step by step guide
Warning: fiddling with partitions is always dangerous, so backups are important.
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