[PC-BSD Testing] Swap and label

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.com
Wed Jan 6 10:45:59 PST 2010

On 01/06/2010 09:26, Alexander Yerenkow wrote:
> How about not to give for swap label?
> If plug and unplug some device, or card or else, when plugging second time I
> see that dolphin see my swap, as
> /dev/swap/swap0 and detect it as external disk.
> And I can click (try to mount it) - and it fails to mount.
> Or, if this behaviour probably hald bug - then someone should post it :D

Sounds like a hald bug to me. We do want to keep using labels when 
possible, since it fixes issues with changing your hardware and having a 
different device name show up, causing mount failures at boot.


Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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