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SubjectRe: LANANA: To Pending Device Number Registrants

On Wed, May 16, 2001 at 12:18:15PM -0400, Michael Meissner wrote:

> With the current LABEL= support, you won't be able to mount the disks with
> duplicate labels, but you can still mount them via /dev/sd<xxx>.

Or you can fall back to mounting by UUID, which is globally unique and
still avoids referencing physical location. You also don't need to
manually set LABELs for UUID to work: all e2fsprogs over the past
couple of years have set UUID on partitions, and e2fsck will create a
new UUID if it sees an old filesystem that doesn't already have one.

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