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Date: 2012jun13
OS: Linux

Q. Why are my partitions locked (can not be resized) in GParted?

A. Probably because they are in use.
Usually its hard to unmount a partition such as /usr.
The solution is to use the GParted live CD.

http://GParted.sourceforge.net/livecd.php