Questions about: partitioning

MY NTFS Partition has gotten corrupt somehow (it's a relic from the days when I had Windows installed). I'm putting the debug output of fdisk and blkid here. At the same time, any OS is unable to mount my root partition, which is located next to my N
These are all the steps required to resize a LVM or LVM2 partition - sudo lvresize --verbose --resizefs -L -150G /dev/ubuntu/root sudo pvresize --setphysicalvolumesize {any size here} /dev/sda5 /dev/sda5: cannot resize to xxxxx extents as later ones
Short answer: they store temporary system files, including device locks and memory segments shared between different processes. Don't worry, they usually use a fraction of their "size" shown by df /run is, in general, a temporary filesystem (tmpfs) r
On a non GPT partition table I can do sfdisk -d /dev/sda | sfdisk /dev/sdb. But sfdisk doesn't support GPT partition tables. What can I use instead? I'm looking for a one or two command solution, not just using GNU parted to output the partition size
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What partitioning scheme do you recommend for a desktop? I've always created three or four primary partitions -- root, swap, home, and sometimes a separate boot partition. Ubuntu's default install offers LVMs. I've never had to add additional drives
This question already has an answer here: I've followed most instructions an clearing boot found on the interwebs, I'm a bit n00bish on linux inwards I use it mostly for web dev testing, but am pretty good at following command instructions ;) Unfortu
04 and I can’t mount my exFAT HDD. I get the following error: Unable to access “SeagateHDD” Error mounting /dev/sdb1 at /media/me/SeagateHDD: Command-line `mount -t "exfat" -o "uhelper=udisks2,nodev,nosuid,uid=1000,gid=1000,iocharset=utf8,namecase=0,
I'd like to see the full How-To on how to use manual partitioning during Ubuntu installation. The existing guides (at least those I found here) cover only automatic part and leave untouched the manual part (or extremely short and contain no pictures)
GUI (Ubuntu 14. 04 and later): GParted v0. 17 and later provide a nice GUI for this