[CentOS] Partition large disk
laurent at tnpl127.net
Fri Sep 14 04:26:11 EDT 2012
Le 2012-09-14 10:07, Tony Molloy a écrit :
> OOPS that was fat fingers. I didn't mean to send it.
> I figured out parted can do the job for me but the interface is not
> best. Can't use gparted as I said I have to do this remotely.
Even if you need to do this remotely, you can use gparted through ssh
with X11 forwarding.
> I'll certainly have a look at gdisk
> Sorry for the noise. I'll let people know how I get on after the
If you consider resizing your RAID volumes one day, I'll recommend the
already proposed solution: use LVM, with physical volume directly on the
disk device. No partitionning. Why ? Because, as far as I known, parted
developers has decided to remove the unmaintained/old code to resize
ext* filesystems from parted.
I don't know about gdisk features. Perhaps, it can do better than
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