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Increasing Disk Space in VirtualBox (Ubuntu)

There can be times when you need to increase the size of the VirtualBox VDI Image.

Changing the size of the image doesn’t automatically extends the primary partition. 169 more words


How to solve - "error: no such partition entering rescue mode" in Ubuntu Linux

Last day one of my intern showed me some freespaces in his laptop which is having dual windows 8 and our custom ubuntu.

I expanded the adjacent partition to this freespace via gparted. 69 more words

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About SlackEX 14.1 64 bit build 150523

Slackware is the first widely-used Linux system, which is still developing. Slackware has existed since 1993. In comparison with for example Ubuntu and Linux Mint, many people believe that Slackware is “difficult”. 216 more words


Changing partitions in Ubuntu

A bit of a different post today, sparked off by helping my partner out last night.

I’m sure a few of you have come across the old NetBook-with Windows-7-running-really-slowly-scenario. 752 more words


GParted is Swell

When I first installed Ubuntu a few months back, I only expected to try it out before switching back to Windows. Less than a week later, I was hooked, but my Ubuntu partition still only had enough space for the trial-run, not daily use. 179 more words


restoring a img backup to a smaller drive...

this morning my beloved usb 3.0 drive died.

when i plugged it in a usb port the blue led blinked for a while, then nothing happened. 91 more words