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LABEL=.... not working

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Subject: LABEL=.... not working
From: Nigel Kukard <nkukard@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 24 May 2001 16:00:47 +0200 (SAST)
Sender: owner-linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
Hi,

I've got kernel 2.4.4, with the test xfs patch applied.
The problem is i cannot mount an XFS filesystem with a label. Here is what
i did to create the filessytem and set the label (no errors)....

        mkfs.xfs /dev/hdd1

        xfs_admin -L bootfs /dev/hdd1


now if i add the following to my  /etc/fstab  and try to mount the
filesystem it says its not found...

        LABEL=bootfs     /tmp/test    xfs    defaults    1 1


Here is the error....

        [root@fluffy /mnt]# mount /tmp/test
        mount: no such partition found


If i try the exact same lines but using ext2fs it works, any ideas?





Any feedback would be very much appreciated!
Nigel Kukard


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