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Larger than expected swap space

Needing to eliminate redundant files on my hard disk in order to reclaim some storage space, I ran BleachBit and was surprised to receive the warning message “swap device /dev/sda6 is larger than expected”. 100 more words


Apple is having a vengeance with Microsoft

My bro had trouble installing windows 10 on his iMac today so i offered my help. Somehow windows did not allow the installation to proceed as they could not find some boot thingy. 295 more words


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

Gnu/linux Tips

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