On Mon, Jan 21, 2008 at 05:55:51PM +0100, Roland Smith wrote: > On Mon, Jan 21, 2008 at 08:56:32AM +0400, Rakhesh Sasidharan wrote: > > > >> It is possible, but not as daX. Use the glabel(8) utility to label your > >> disks. They will show up as /dev/label/<yourlabel> > > On 7.0-PRERELEASE, 'options GEOM_LABEL' is built into of the GENERIC > kernel, so it shouldn't be necessary there.
Note that you can use UFS (and other filesystems labeling) too: for example. 'newfs -L bobs_disk' will cause the device containing it to appear as /dev/ufs/bobs_disk. This approach may be better for removable disks; it'll play better with other OSs, for example. -- Shenanigans! Shenanigans! Best of 3! -- Flash _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"