Subject: Re: mbrlabel fixes
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Luke Mewburn <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/28/2000 10:58:04
> I've fixed mbrlabel to be a lot saner about updating the disk label.
> Previously it would trash the existing in-core disklabel with one
> generated from the MBR (Master Boot Record) of the disk. This could be
> suboptimal in many situations.
> Now it won't actually update the disk label (in-core or on-disk)
> unless `-f' is given.
I've just changed this to:
-w write in-core label if changed
-r in conjunction with -w, update on-disk label as well
-f force write, even if no change detected
The default is to just print what would happen (and not update any label)