So, I had run out of space on / (which was initially 9.3 GB). So I had some un-allocated space on my hdd (/dev/sda) that I wanted to assign to the / partition, which is also: /dev/sda1. For reference ...
During a recent update I received this: Installing: kernel-default-22.214.171.124-0.11.1 [error] Installation of kernel-default-126.96.36.199-0.11.1 failed: (with --nodeps --force) Error: Subprocess failed. ...
me@netbook:~$ df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/sda5 323M 292M 15M 96% / tmpfs 5.0M 4.0K 5.0M 1% /lib/init/rw tmpfs ...