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After I installed Ubuntu 11.04 in a partition that I delegated 100GB for. I realize that I only have 10GB left, where did the rest of the space go?

The volume size states I have 100GB for that partition.

Screenshot (DF Command):

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please, add output of command df – Denwerko Jul 23 '11 at 22:54
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Looks like you have installed ubuntu trought wubi, on some windows partition that you had 100GB spare space left, didnt changed size of installation. If so, you can store files to your windows partitions as well, looks like you have one in /media/B6E... and you can access partition that wubi was installed on trough /host .

If it is not true, add output of command

sudo fdisk -l /dev/sd[abc]


this command will print partition sizes of your disks sda sdb sdc, but not needed.

As mentioned here , wubi is not intended to be long time solution, i wouldn't recommended wubi for storing lot of data there because of speed ( it is slower than regular install ).

Navigate to folder /host, you can see that you have rest of that 100gb available there...

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Yes I did install it through wubi from Windows platform, and yes I would like to use all that space that I delegated 100GB to from /sdc2. Would running the sudo command above achieve that? TIA! – AsianXL Jul 24 '11 at 1:58
I did not know this, shall I do a fresh install of Ubuntu then? :) – AsianXL Jul 24 '11 at 19:04

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