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Re: Wedges enabled on -current

On Fri, Aug 29, 2014 at 07:54:48AM +0000, Michael van Elst wrote:
> ("Aaron J. Grier") writes:
> >On Mon, Aug 18, 2014 at 02:28:02AM -0400, Christos Zoulas wrote:
> >> If things work fine for you, you should eventually edit your fstab and
> >> modify your entries to be of the form NAME=<partition-name> instead of
> >> hard-coded devices (yes, for the traditional partition schemes these
> >> are the names of the devices...).
> >is there anything under NetBSD like blkid under Linux?
> I don't think so. blkid is more a collection of different functions,
> looking at meta data, disk labels and content. What exactly would you
> use it for?

generate links to devices (or wedges as the case may be) in
/dev/disk/by-* at boot time, and mount with those.

  Aaron J. Grier | "Not your ordinary poofy goof." |

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