Description of problem:
Fedora Atomic only includes fdisk. It should include gdisk instead by default to enable modification of mbr and gpt partitions.
Including gdisk helps improve Atomic's use-cases under bare metal clouds.
# fdisk /dev/sda
Welcome to fdisk (util-linux 2.28.2).
Changes will remain in memory only, until you decide to write them.
Be careful before using the write command.
The size of this disk is 2.7 TiB (3000592982016 bytes). DOS partition table format can not be used on drives for volumes larger than 2199023255040 bytes for 512-byte sectors. Use GUID partition table format (GPT).
Created a new DOS disklabel with disk identifier 0xe78fb443.
# "rpm-ostree install gdisk" does resolve the missing package however.
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