Mounting file-systems by label rather than device name
May 09, 2007, 15:45 (0 Talkback[s])
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"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."