Re: qtparted and kernel disagree about partitions
2010/3/4 Mike Dresser <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> On Thu, 4 Mar 2010, David Goodenough wrote:
>> hda: Host Protected Area detected.
>> ^Icurrent capacity is 268435455 sectors (137438 MB)
>> ^Inative capacity is 312581808 sectors (160041 MB)
> Is this a PATA drive, and from there, has a jumper on the back for LBA48?
The problem does not look related with HD, it is more related to the kernel.
Anyway, You can use a specific tool which is provided by the HDs' company.