Improved versions of the GParted application and Live CD will be released soon
Curtis Gedak has announced that the upcoming GParted 0.16.2 and GParted Live CD 0.16.2-1 will be officially available for download next week, on September 18, 2013.Being a maintenance release, GParted 0.16.2 will introduce several fixes for bugs reported by users from the previous version, GParted 0.16.1.
Therefore, the application will be able to create 1 MiB NTFS partitions, the GParted label will be correctly displayed in GNOME Shell, and will improve the compatibility with Ubuntu 10.04 or later.
For more details, please read the official GParted thread on the GParted Forums.
Download GParted Live CD 0.16.2 Beta 1-2 right now from Softpedia. Remember that the latter is a beta version and it should NOT be installed on production machines. It is intended for testing purposes only.