Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 471372
RHEL4: fdisk cannot create partition with starting beyond 1 TB
Last modified: 2010-10-23 01:54:18 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #471369 +++
Description of problem:
fdisk can not create partition which starting cylinder beyond 1 TB.
Steps to Reproduce:
Create partition which starting cylinder beyond 1 TB.
Max partiton size is 1 TB.
Max partiton size is 2 TB.
2 TB is restriction of DOS partiton format.
There is similar report.
Created attachment 323432 [details]
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