On May 30th, 2011, parted-3.0 was released. Unfortunately the file
system resizing functionality has been removed from parted (and
libparted). This has resulted in many function calls being removed.
Consequently the GParted source code will not compile and link with
For the time being, it is recommended to use parted versions earlier
than 3.0 (i.e., parted-2.3 or parted-2.4).
A bug report has been opened regarding this problem.
Bug 651559 - Doesn't compile against parted 3.0