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    SubjectRe: OT] Joerg Schilling flames Linux on his Blog
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    Lennart Sorensen <lsorense@csclub.uwaterloo.ca> wrote:

    [...]

    > Well I remember the first time I saw devfs running, I thought "Wow
    > finally I have a way to find the disc that is scsi id 3 on controller 0
    > even if I add a device at id 2 after setting up the system", something
    > most unix systems have always had, but linux made hard (you had to
    > somehow figure out which id mapped to which /dev/sd* entry, which from a
    > users perspective wasn't trivial, and of course keeping your fstab in
    > sync with the mapping was a pain).

    Why? Just use LABELs, ou UUIDs.
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