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Re: Udev persistent naming



On Tue, 2004-11-30 at 08:26 -0800, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
> Hi
> 
> > is it? With mount-by-label and swap-by-label, why
> > would you care about
> > device names in the first place????
> > 
> 
> does it work in a consistent way by default?

yes because your *filesystem* has a label and that is used for mounting
your partitions. Not the device name. The device name doesn't matter at
all in fact.


>  See the
> bug report I pointed to earlier. The scsi hard disk is
> named either sda or sdb depending on the order that it
> was connected. That doesnt seem to be the right thing
> to do

but.. with mount-by-label you don't *care* what the name of the harddisk
is...

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