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address@hidden:~# parted /dev/sdd
GNU Parted 2.3
Welcome to GNU Parted! Type 'help' to view a list of commands.
Error: Invalid argument during seek for read on /dev/sdd
Error: The backup GPT table is corrupt, but the primary appears OK, so that will be used.
Backtrace has 8 calls on stack:
8: /lib/i386-linux-gnu/libparted.so.0(ped_assert+0x29) [0xb773f2a9]
7: /lib/i386-linux-gnu/libparted.so.0(+0x4b6be) [0xb777d6be]
6: /lib/i386-linux-gnu/libparted.so.0(ped_disk_new+0x61) [0xb7747171]
5: parted() [0x804e71b]
4: parted(interactive_mode+0x116) [0x8056186]
3: parted(main+0x1906) [0x804dd86]
2: /lib/i386-linux-gnu/i686/cmov/libc.so.6(__libc_start_main+0xe6) [0xb7584e46]
1: parted() [0x804de25]
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Assertion (last_usable <= disk->dev->length) at ../../../libparted/labels/gpt.c:723 in function _parse_header() failed.
Issuing the reccomended print commands has no use, as parted gives the same error of course...