Switch from legacy ata(4) to CAM-based ATA
wblock at wonkity.com
Wed Apr 20 23:35:27 UTC 2011
On Wed, 20 Apr 2011, Doug Barton wrote:
> On 04/20/2011 15:18, Scott Long wrote:
>> I agree with what Alexander is saying, but I'd like to take it a step
>> further. We should all be using [...] mount-by-label
> When I first saw this on linux my gut reaction was "ewwww, different." But
> now that I've worked with it a bit, I really like it. Doing this by default
> in 9.0 would be a really useful step forward, and would allow greater
> innovation down the road.
> Is there a handy tutorial somewhere for making this change in FreeBSD? Or is
> it even possible to do in a rational way?
Not sure I understand the question. I have a little article called
FreeBSD Labeled Filesystems:
It uses filesystem labels instead of device labels (except for swap).
The differences are the utility used to create the labels and where the
labels show up in /dev.
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