Subject: Re: To stick or not to stick [ disklabels ]
To: None <>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
List: tech-kern
Date: 12/09/1999 09:50:56
> A proposal [...]: Add an ioctl, DIOCSTICK, that take a boolean
> argument.  When false, drop the disklabel on the next full close,
> when true, retain the disklabel.

Sounds like a good idea to me.  That way programs like mbrlabel can get
what they want without breaking all the things that make cgd and me
(and, IIRC, you, and probably others) call the current way "broken".

					der Mouse

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