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Old 06-14-2009, 10:02 PM   #1
mukesh_4967
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How to resize root partition without loosing data?


I have installed ubuntu 9.04 on my laptop. I want to resize my root partition without loosing data? Is this possible with gparted?
 
Old 06-14-2009, 10:05 PM   #2
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Yes - but use the gparted liveCD.
 
Old 06-14-2009, 10:05 PM   #3
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Yes it is possible but you have to be in an environment that the partition is not mounted. Thus you will need to boot from a live distro like the gparted live cd or ubuntu and do the resize in there.
 
  


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