[CentOS] Partition large disk

Lamar Owen lowen at pari.edu
Thu Sep 13 17:38:54 EDT 2012


On Thursday, September 13, 2012 04:16:33 PM Tony Molloy wrote:
> 
> Hi,
> 
> I have a 24TB RAID6 disk with a GPT partition table on it. I need to 
> partition it into 2 partitions one of 16TB and 1 of 8TB to put ext4 
> filesystems on both. But I really need to do this remotely. ( if I can 
> get to the site I could use gparted )
> 
> Now fdisk doesn't understand GPT partition tables and pat

Install gdisk from EPEL.  Syntax is very similar to fdisk, and saner if you're used to fdisk versus parted. Home page is at http://www.rodsbooks.com/gdisk/



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