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Old 01-16-2010, 09:34 AM   #1
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Ubuntu 9.04 , changing hdd and wants move contents to new hdd

Hi , I need to clone Ubuntu HDD from a 80GB to 20GB and the content , desktop should stay the same as they are now or is possible to re-size the Ubuntu partitions after installation. The 80GB dedicated to Ubuntu at the moment.
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maybe use Remastersys?
Make your system into a livecd/usb and it'll have everything as it is

or maube partimage?
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Old 01-16-2010, 02:22 PM   #3
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Thanks a lot , I used Remastersys and it worked like a charm.You guys and girls of LinuxQuestions make using linux a breeze. Much thanks again from BenPoza.


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