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[bug] Assertion failed when fixing GPT partition on resized device

From: Jimmy Olsen
Subject: [bug] Assertion failed when fixing GPT partition on resized device
Date: Tue, 6 Jun 2006 17:33:23 +0200
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After having extended a SAN device with a GPT partition, parted fails when
trying to make a backup partition table at the end of the disk:

# parted /dev/mapper/oracle
GNU Parted 1.7.0
Using /dev/mapper/oracle
Welcome to GNU Parted! Type 'help' to view a list of commands.
(parted) p                                                                
Error: The backup GPT table is not at the end of the disk, as it should
be.  This might mean that another operating system believes the disk is
smaller.  Fix, by moving the backup to the end (and removing the old
Fix/Cancel? Fix                                                           

You found a bug in GNU Parted! Here's what you have to do:
Assertion (n > 0) at exception.c:112 in function ped_log2() failed.

I get the same message when I try to run the debugging commands suggested
by the message and the web pages respectively:

        parted /dev/mapper/oracle unit co print unit s print
        parted /dev/mapper/oracle print unit s print unit chs print

...so I am unable to supply their output.

Jimmy Olsen

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