Originally Posted by lorisgirl
you know, I didn't. There were only two options in gparted: sda and sdb. sda was obviously my HDD, so I supposed the other was iLiad.
OK, now it makes more sense. You ran gparted on your PC. Are you sure that /dev/sdb is not another HDD in your PC? Or did the PC mount the iLiad via a USB connection as your /dev/sdb device. I wouldn't think an external USB device would show up as /dev/sdb on your PC, but I guess it's possible.