Subject: Re: To stick or not to stick [ disklabels ]
To: Leo Weppelman <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 12/10/1999 19:44:01
On Fri, 10 Dec 1999, Leo Weppelman wrote:

: > the notion of 'label' should be in the name.  8-)
: I'll make it: DIOCSTICKLABEL

How about "...STICKYLABEL"?  The word "sticky" has been used before to
describe concepts assoiated with making something non-transient... as was
the case with the "sticky" bit vs. text pages in the older days of Unix
virtual memory.

-- Todd Vierling (