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Old 09-09-2009, 06:02 AM   #1
fazeel
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how can i edit my partition?


hi,
I wanna edit my partition back. I dnt see any partition editor in ubuntu jaunty 9.4. can i edit my partition using livecd? if can. how?

please help...
 
Old 09-09-2009, 06:12 AM   #2
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can you post the output of
Code:
fdisk -l
use the command fdisk to edit your partition.
Code:
sudo fdisk /dev/sda
 
Old 09-09-2009, 06:13 AM   #3
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If you have Ubuntu installation, you can install Gparted from Synaptic and use it.
 
Old 09-09-2009, 06:14 AM   #4
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There is no graphical partition editor comes pre-installed with jaunty livecd.

Either you can partition with command: parted (see man parted for details, need to be root for usage)

Or you can get a graphical partitioner from here: http://packages.ubuntu.com/jaunty/gparted

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