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Old 06-14-2005, 02:07 PM   #1
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change partition label w/o format


hi all,
Could i change the partition label with out formatting that partition

(i know that label can change when creating fs.
mkfs.ext2 /dev/hdxy -L "label" )

TIA
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Old 06-14-2005, 02:35 PM   #2
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I think you can use parted's "name" command to accomplish this.
 
Old 06-15-2005, 12:43 AM   #3
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try e2label .
 
Old 06-15-2005, 12:27 PM   #4
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could i execute the command from gnome-terminal
 
Old 06-15-2005, 11:14 PM   #5
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yes you can. In the shell prompt give
$ e2label <device> <label>
 
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Old 06-28-2005, 12:50 PM   #6
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Thankyou

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