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Old 05-23-2010, 06:20 PM   #1
mywytefeet
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Question Fixing partitions with Gparted?


Hello,

I currently have Xubuntu and Mac OS X on my PowerBook G4, however, I recently got a netbook and use Ubuntu via USB on it and now would prefer to have only OS X on my powerbook. I would like to use Gparted to restore/fix my partitions and don't exactly know what I need/don't need and also how to resize my os x HSF+ partition back to full size? An image below shows my current setup (kinda messed up I think.) What steps should I take in Gparted to delete the unnecessary partitions and give OS X it's full size?

Thank you so much!

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y64...Screenshot.png
 
Old 05-23-2010, 06:47 PM   #2
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You are probably better off using Mac software when dealing with HFS+. You have disk utility, and boot camp on the MAC install DVD which will take care of this properly.
 
Old 05-23-2010, 09:19 PM   #3
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You are probably better off using Mac software when dealing with HFS+. You have disk utility, and boot camp on the MAC install DVD which will take care of this properly.
Okay, so using disc utility, what steps would I take to get back just OS X using the full hard drive space?
 
Old 05-24-2010, 01:31 AM   #4
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Okay, so using disc utility, what steps would I take to get back just OS X using the full hard drive space?
google it there are many,many "how to's"
here is one the first hit
http://kb.iu.edu/data/ajxz.html
-- a better one - from Apple!!!
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=61301
 
  


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