Customized Installation

Carsten Aulbert carsten.aulbert at
Tue Feb 1 09:03:48 UTC 2011


On Tuesday 01 February 2011 09:58:08 Kaushal Shriyan wrote:
> Thanks for the quick reply. Please find below the issue and suggest/guide
> me. I am trying to create physical parition of 4TB size. But the issue is
> the OS splits into size of 2TB device size.

First, ensure the 3ware card does not use "carving", this is something you can 
change manually during boot-up by entering the 3ware host utility, but I think 
you don't have *that* problem, as you seem to have already a 4 TB partition
> #fdisk -l
> WARNING: GPT (GUID Partition Table) detected on '/dev/sda'! The util fdisk
> doesn't support GPT. Use GNU Parted.

have you tried parted?

fdisk et al. have problems beyond 2 TB IIRC.



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