Fedora 15 + scsi tape drive

Chris Adams cmadams at hiwaay.net
Mon Oct 17 05:47:44 UTC 2011

Once upon a time, Cameron Simpson <cs at zip.com.au> said:
> On 16Oct2011 20:15, Chris Adams <cmadams at hiwaay.net> wrote:
> | See /dev/disk/by-{id,path,uuid}.
> And does this work _before_ boot, in the root= kernel command line, via
> grub.conf?

I'm not sure about the /dev/..., but the UUID does directly (IIRC it is
"UUID=...") with dracut.  If you use LVM, dracut handles that as well
(so "root=/dev/mapper/vg_foo-lv_root" works).
Chris Adams <cmadams at hiwaay.net>
Systems and Network Administrator - HiWAAY Internet Services
I don't speak for anybody but myself - that's enough trouble.

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