Partitioneren van schijf groter dan 2TB
Om een schijf te partitioneren gebruiken we "parted"

  • Eerst het schijf een GPT-label geven  met mklabel :
# parted /dev/sdb

 GNU Parted 2.1 
Using /dev/sdb
Welcome to GNU Parted! Type 'help' to view a list of commands.

(parted) print
Error: /dev/sdb: unrecognised disk label (parted)

mklabel gpt

(parted) print
Model: Unknown (unknown) 
Disk /dev/sdb: 5909GB 
Sector size (logical/physical): 512B/512B 
Partition Table: gpt 

 Number Start End Size File system Name Flags

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  • Maak paritie met mkpart
# parted /dev/sdb

(parted) mkpart primary 0GB 5909GB

(parted) print
Model: Unknown (unknown)
Disk /dev/sdb: 5909GB
Sector size (logical/physical): 512B/512B
Partition Table: gpt

Number  Start   End     Size    File system  Name     Flags
 1      1049kB  5909GB  5909GB               primary

  • formateren van de partitie met mkfs :
# mkfs.ntfs -f /dev/sdb1
mke2fs 1.41.12 (17-May-2010)
Filesystem label=
OS type: Linux
Block size=4096 (log=2)
Fragment size=4096 (log=2)
Stride=0 blocks, Stripe width=0 blocks
360644608 inodes, 1442550528 blocks
72127526 blocks (5.00%) reserved for the super user
First data block=0
Maximum filesystem blocks=4294967296
44024 block groups
32768 blocks per group, 32768 fragments per group
8192 inodes per group
Superblock backups stored on blocks:
        32768, 98304, 163840, 229376, 294912, 819200, 884736, 1605632, 2654208,
        4096000, 7962624, 11239424, 20480000, 23887872, 71663616, 78675968,
        102400000, 214990848, 512000000, 550731776, 644972544

Writing inode tables:  3955/44024
Writing inode tables:  5022/44024
Writing inode tables:  7218/44024
Writing inode tables: done
Writing superblocks and filesystem accounting information: done

This filesystem will be automatically checked every 23 mounts or
180 days, whichever comes first.  Use tune2fs -c or -i to override.