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HP Netbook Mini 210 F14 xfce

I installed F14 xfce and using the entire disk.

Filesystem        Size  Used  Avail  Use%  Mounted on
/dev/sda2         97G   4.0G  92G    5%    /
tmpfs             494M  212K  494M   1%    /dev/shm
/dev/sda1         485M  49M   211M   11%   /boot
/dev/sda4         193G  8.5G  175G   5%    /home

After I have installed all my programs, I need to install windows and I need visual studio.

So I was thinking of taking 20 GB from the /home directory and using that for windows.

I can use gparted. However, many posters on here think it is best to use gparted by booting from the disk. However, I cannot do this, as I don't have any DVD drivers. And I can't really afford to buy one just for this reason.

What is the best way to do this?

Many thanks for any advice,

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Best would be to use GParted Live on USB. Follow the instructions for creating a GParted USB under Linux.

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Thanks, I should have thought of that. – ant2009 Dec 6 '10 at 6:05

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