I've been trying to allocate more space for Windows... And to do that, I have to resize my Linux partition partition.

So I booted up from my flash drive and started up gParted. Everything was working great until gParted started to resize my Linux partition. It's been stuck at 6.33GB of 86.5GB copied for about half an hour now. The entire OS has stopped responding and the flash drive is flashing like it does when it's active.

I have Linux Mint 11 on my flash drive.

I'm not too particularly worried about losing my data. I have it all backed up, but it would be nice if this could be recovered. Any suggestions?

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If it's hung, then it's hung... time to cut power and restore from backup.

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