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Plenty of free disk space. How do I either free up space on boot or increase its size? Using release 12.10 (quantal) 64-bit Kernel Linux 3.5.0-26-generic. Thanks, Dave.

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marked as duplicate by Rinzwind, bodhi.zazen, mikewhatever, Eric Carvalho, green7 Mar 21 '13 at 19:33

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By reading this topic: askubuntu.com/questions/89710/… ;) –  Rinzwind Mar 21 '13 at 17:39

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Delete the old Kernels

sudo apt-get purge $( dpkg --list | grep -P -o "linux-image-\d\S+" | grep -v $(uname -r | grep -P -o ".+\d") )


use Ubuntu tweaks and then run janitor to clear unused packages


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