A CLI tool to partition harddrives with GPT


gptfdisk can be installed with the Pakfire WebGUI or via the console:

pakfire install gptfdisk


There is currently no web interface for this Addon. Open the client console or terminal to run this add-on.

for gdisk:

[root@ipfire ~]# gdisk /dev/sda1
GPT fdisk (gdisk) version 1.0.8

Partition table scan:
  MBR: not present
  BSD: not present
  APM: not present
  GPT: not present

Creating new GPT entries in memory.
Warning! Unable to generate a proper UUID! Creating an improper one as a last
resort! Windows 7 may crash if you save this partition table!

Command (? for help): 

for cgdisk:

[root@ipfireDell ~]# cgdisk /dev/sda1

Warning! Non-GPT or damaged disk detected! This program will attempt to
convert to GPT form or repair damage to GPT data structures, but may not
succeed. Use gdisk or another disk repair tool if you have a damaged GPT

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Older Revisions • April 15 at 1:12 am • Jon