maximum partition size for RHEL

A Cline aaron.cline at gmail.com
Wed Apr 19 08:29:58 CDT 2006


Correct.  2TB is the limit with msdos partititon type.

On 4/18/06, Arjan van de Ven <arjan at infradead.org> wrote:
>
>
> > IIRC, I read somewhere that the maximum partition size is 2TB.
> > If so, how does RHEL4 support 8TB partitions, as per their web site?
>
>
> but not with msdos partitions... simply because the on disk format
> doesn't allow that.
>
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