On 2014-06-02 18:40, Nathan Whitehorn wrote: > > On 06/02/14 15:32, Allan Jude wrote: >> On 2014-06-02 11:50, Kurt Lidl wrote: >>>> On Mon, Jun 2, 2014 at 9:26 AM, Allan Jude <allanjude at freebsd.org> >>>> wrote: >>>>> It also tends to sometimes hide the gpt label provider on me (not sure >>>>> in which cases it does this, but it is annoying) >>>> This happens when something (e.g. zfs) happens to open the diskid >>>> provider instead of the gpt label. For me this ended up being a bit >>>> more than annoying; my swap was mounted in /etc/fstab via a gpt label >>>> so I silently lost my swap when I did an upgrade. >>> I have seen this too, starting from a fresh install. >>> >>> The install process for stable/10 writes a /dev/gpt style label >>> into /etc/fstab for the swap space, and that never gets used, >>> because the /dev/diskid/xxxx stuff appears to take precedence. >>> >>> I put the following into /boot/loader.conf to make the system more >>> sane: >>> >>> kern.geom.label.disk_ident.enable=0 >>> >>> -Kurt >>> >>> _______________________________________________ >>> firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list >>> http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current >>> To unsubscribe, send any mail to >>> "freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org" >> I have a patch for the installer that solves this issue by explicitly >> using /dev/adaXpY or adaXsYb etc >> >> I thought the label was a nice way to do it, but it backfired. >> > > Oh, zfsboot uses labels? The UFS partition editor never has, mostly for > this reason. Sorry for spreading misinformation -- I'm not really > familiar with the ZFS code. > -Nathan > _______________________________________________ > email@example.com mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"
It only used the labels for the fstab entry for swap. -- Allan Jude
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