how to start a program (gparted) in 11.04

Asked by ed on 2011-05-05

first time that using linux I feel like in windows:

¿how do I start gparted ?

I just installed it, it isnt in installed programs"

sorry for this silly question

thanks for help

ed.

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actionparsnip
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2011-05-06
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2011-05-05

Run:

sudo apt-get install -y gparted; gksudo gparted

should do it. The first half of the command ensures the app is installed. I assume Gnome desktop.

delance (olivier-delance) said : #2

Top menu bar: System->Administration->Partition Editor Gparted

ed (ed-galeria-wl) said : #3

thanks actionparsnip

to delance: I am using 11-04 and this version does (as far as I see) no more provide this posibility which former versions had

ed (ed-galeria-wl) said : #4

Thanks actionparsnip, that solved my question.