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Mounting file-systems by label rather than device name

May 09, 2007, 15:45 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steve Kemp)

"The advantage of doing this is that I can now use identical configuration files upon each of my hosts, and rely upon the labels to make sure the correct partition is used as my root filesystem. This is very useful when you're configuring your systems via CFEngine, or similar."

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