shrinking of FreeBSD root partition on GPT
freebsd at qeng-ho.org
Sat Nov 8 16:46:32 UTC 2014
On 08/11/2014 16:16, Warren Block wrote:
> On Sat, 8 Nov 2014, Coert wrote:
>>> On a slightly different subject, are you using GPT partition labels? If
>>> not, it might be worth reading Warren Block's excellent article about
>>> them here
>> Thank you! I am implementing the labeling now.
> That article talks about filesystem labels. GPT labels are created with
> gpart(8). GPT labels do not take any extra space for metadata and do
> not require a filesystem, so they are more versatile. I don't have an
> article on them specifically, but the usage is shown here:
Slaps forehead. I answered the OP quickly and didn't check. Thanks for
catching that Warren.
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