GParted Live is a small bootable GNU/Linux distribution for x86 based computers.
It enables you to use all the features of the latest versions of the GParted application.
GParted Live can be installed on CD, USB, PXE server, and Hard Disk then run on an x86 machine.
To install GParted Live on CD, download the .iso file and burn it as an image to a CD.
Accounts in GParted live
GParted live is based on Debian live, and the default account is "user", with password "live". There is no root password, so if you need root privileges, login as "user", then run "sudo" to get root priviliges.
GParted Live includes additional packages, such as:
mlterm - Multilingual terminal emulator (provides access to command line)
partimage - Backup partitions into a compressed image file
testdisk - Data recovery tool that can help recover lost partitions
gpart - (Older) data recovery tool that can help recover lost msdos partition tables
nano - Text editor
vim-tiny - Enhanced vi text editor
parted - Partition table editor (command line based)
fdisk - MSDOS partition table editor (command line based)
gdisk - GPT partition table editor (command line based)
To view all of the included packages you can either:
refer to the "packages-x.y.z-w.txt" file in the download directory,
view the file "live/packages.txt" file inside the GParted Live iso file or zip file.