GParted LiveCD Changelog

New in version 0.20.0-2

October 25th, 2014
  • Based on the Debian Sid repository (as of 2014/Oct/24)
  • Includes GParted 0.20.0 (improves resizing for multi-device btrfs)
  • Includes patched version of parted 3.2 to fix Bug 735669 - GParted crashes resizing fat16 file system
  • Fixes Bug 738258 - Incorrect language title for locale pt_BR
  • Fixes missing required package syslinux-utils
  • Adds "File/System utils -> gsmartcontrol" right-click menu
  • Adds package syslinux-efi
  • Improves descriptions and layout for exit dialog

New in version 0.19.1-4 (August 31st, 2014)

  • This live image contains GParted 0.19.1 as released earlier, but it is linked with libparted 3.2 to take advantage of many fixes applied by the parted project. More specifically, libparted 3.2 fixes a crash that used to occur when resizing fat32 partitions with some prior libparted versions - see Bug 735471.
  • Items of note include:
  • Based on the Debian Sid repository (as of 2014/Aug/29)
  • Updated to parted/libparted-3.2-5, see Bug 678290
  • Includes partclone, see Bug 732039
  • This release of GParted Live has been successfully tested on VirtualBox, VMware, BIOS, UEFI, and physical computers with AMD/ATI, NVidia, and Intel graphics.

New in version 0.19.1-1 (July 16th, 2014)

  • Includes GParted 0.19.1

New in version 0.19.0-1 (June 11th, 2014)

  • Includes GParted 0.19.0

New in version 0.18.0-1 (February 21st, 2014)

  • Based on the Debian Sid repository (as of 2014/Feb/18)
  • Includes GParted 0.18.0 which includes:
  • Fix partition size less than ext2/3/4, ntfs, reiserfs file system
  • Prevent crash when creating new partition on disk with loop label
  • Fix default partition table can not handle > 2 TiB disks
  • Add BitLocker disk encryption detection

New in version 0.17.0-1 (December 13th, 2013)

  • Based on the Debian Sid repository (as of 2013/Dec/13)
  • Updated Linux kernel to 3.11.10-1
  • Includes GParted 0.17.0 which includes:
  • Add support for online resize
  • Recognize Linux Swap Suspend and Software RAID partitions
  • Fix busy detection for Linux Software RAID and extended partitions
  • Turn on resize2fs progress bar

New in version 0.16.2-1b (September 24th, 2013)

  • LVM partitions are not activated on boot to enable move/resize (bug #702461)
  • Based on the Debian Sid repository (as of 2013/Sep/19)
  • Includes GParted 0.16.2 which includes:
  • Fix crash if apply clicked before pending operations completed
  • Fix regression which broke linux-swap resize
  • Fix to not hide the progress of the tools used, such as ntfsresize

New in version 0.16.1-1 (May 2nd, 2013)

  • Avoid another crash in GParted when moving or copying partitions
  • Based on the Debian Sid repository (as of 2013/May/1)

New in version 0.15.0-1 (March 20th, 2013)

  • Live tracking of command progress output in the details log
  • Move operations are twice as fast as prior versions
  • Proper cancel support added
  • Volume label length now based on file system type
  • Unallocated space is selected by default
  • New key bindings added:
  • Insert --> New Partition
  • Ctrl+Enter --> Apply All Operations