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A while back ago while I was formattin my HD, I threw on a whole 70 gigs for my Linux distro Gentoo, now though, I was wondering if there was ...
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    Reformating extra space


    A while back ago while I was formattin my HD, I threw on a whole 70 gigs for my Linux distro Gentoo, now though, I was wondering if there was a way that i could somehow use that extra free space I have to reformat and create another partition. I was looking for some graphical or text based software that could help me with this.

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    never ever thought of taking drive space from linux but mmmm.. can you tell me what file system you formatted the drive with..





    this is interesting..?

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    you could use the partitioner that comes with your distro, failing that, qparted or parted could be used.grab yourself a copy of a livecd like knoppix as they come with qparted & it's easier to partition an unmounted drive

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