How to safely create a partion inside an already partitioned device
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"A partition is a means of dividing the storage
capacity of a device, such as a hard disk, into several parts which
can then be treated as separate storage devices ("logical
"Each logical device is seen by the operating system as a
distinct device, and thus is treated as an independent disk.
* Partitioning a hard disk can be done for several reasons:
* To retrieve free space
* To install different operating systems
* To better organize data on the hard disk
"You can use "GNOME Partition Editor" (gparted) to partition