Questions about limitations of parted and GPT

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Issue

  • What is the maximum number of GPT partitions that can be made by parted command of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6.
  • What is the maximum capacity of a GPT partition that can be made by parted command of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6.

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • parted-1.8.1
  • parted-2.1

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