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Manage Partitions with GParted How-to by Curtis Gedak

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Creating live media and running GParted (Must know)

We will need a copy of the GParted software for all of the recipes that follow. As such, we will start by downloading GParted Live, burning the image to a CD, and then booting from the CD.

Getting ready

You will need a blank CD-R or CD-R/W disc, a CD burner, and CD writing software.

How to do it...

Follow these steps to create a Live CD:

  1. Download the disk image file gparted-live-w.x.y-z.iso for the latest stable release of GParted Live from the GParted website, http://gparted.org/download.php.
  2. Optionally, verify the integrity of the downloaded file by running a program to determine the MD5SUM of the .iso file and ensuring that this value matches the MD5SUM checksum listed on the above mentioned web ...

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