bin/149424: fstab and labels with whitespace
Walter C. Pelissero
walter at pelissero.de
Mon Aug 16 18:00:16 UTC 2010
The following reply was made to PR conf/149424; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: walter at pelissero.de (Walter C. Pelissero)
To: Jaakko Heinonen <jh at FreeBSD.org>
Cc: bug-followup at FreeBSD.org, walter at pelissero.de
Subject: Re: bin/149424: fstab and labels with whitespace
Date: Mon, 16 Aug 2010 19:40:46 +0200
Jaakko Heinonen writes:
> On 2010-08-08, Walter C. Pelissero wrote:
> > /etc/fstab currently doesn't allow for whitespace anywhere but
> > between fields (or in comments). This makes impossible to use
> > a label in place of a device name when mounting volumes
> > containing whitespace in the name.
> This is duplicate of conf/37569, bin/55539 and bin/117687.
Wow. Some date back 7-8 years. At this pace I'm not sure I'll be
seeing the end of it, so I hope my new born son will get some interest
in FreeBSD one day and follow up on it.
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