Re: udev device naming policy concerns
On Fri, Apr 02, 2004 at 10:02:01PM +0200, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> Only for file systems which support this, and only for when they can be
> referenced by fstab. Swap partitions are a common example of why this is
> not enough.
Swap partitions are listed in /etc/fstab. As far as mkswap not
understanding them, this can be fixed by simply adding a UUID and
Label field to the swap header. There's plenty of space there.
This would involve modifying the following programs:
* The blkid library
It wouldn't be hard; I'll see if I can get Andreas Brouwer, the
maintainer of the util-linux upstream package, to accept it.