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Re: LABEL=.... not working

To: Steve Lord <lord@xxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: LABEL=.... not working
From: Nigel Kukard <nkukard@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 24 May 2001 16:54:34 +0200 (SAST)
Cc: linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: <200105241448.f4OEmAJ15020@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sender: owner-linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
Hey man, no prob at all, i really appreciate the quick response and
helpfull feedback.  :-)


Be sure to send me a patch when u done!
Nigel




On Thu, 24 May 2001, Steve Lord wrote:

> > 
> > 
> > Well, i now run on 100% pure devfs, no actual device files in my dev dir.
> > 
> > ext2fs works 100% fine with the exact same config.
> > 
> > I just did another test with ext2fs & xfs, i used the EXACT same line to
> > try mount namely....
> >    
> >    mount LABEL=testfs /tmp/test
> > 
> > with ext2fs it works fine, but when i reformat the partition to xfs, set
> > the label and try mount again it sez there is no such partition found.
> > 
> > i must be doing sumin wrong, what i have no clue  :-(
> 
> 
> OK, you are not doing something wrong, I need to go find the mount
> source code, this version of mount does not have the xfs code in it,
> I just watched it run, and it does not look at the right place on the
> disk to see an xfs label. Sorry, I should have tried rather than assumed
> it was working here.
> 
> 
> Steve
> 


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