what kind of /etc/fstab is this?

Mikkel L. Ellertson mikkel at infinity-ltd.com
Sun May 25 17:04:10 UTC 2008

Amadeus W.M. wrote:
> On Sat, 24 May 2008 23:14:29 -0400, Todd Zullinger wrote:
>> Amadeus W.M. wrote:
>>> So I can't change this, can I?
>> You're perfectly free to change them.  However, if you change them to
>> use device names, you're not allowed to complain if it breaks because
>> the device names change on reboot someday. :)
> That's precisely my worry. 
> I'm not convinced about the utility of having schizophrenic partition 
> labels upon install, with no other option. How many people run several 
> unixes on the same computer? 5% maybe? Then maybe they should be given the 
> option to have ugly labels, and let the rest of us have pretty labels by 
> default.
> But enough noise already.
There probably is an option in the expert install, but I have not 
checked... The UUIDs are handy if you change the order of the 
drives, or put them in another computer.


   Do not meddle in the affairs of dragons,
for thou art crunchy and taste good with Ketchup!

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