Re: Swapping Drives - Sanity Check
- Date: Sat, 23 Feb 2019 11:10:24 -0500
- From: Michael Stone <mstone@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Swapping Drives - Sanity Check
On Sat, Feb 23, 2019 at 06:57:05AM -0500, songbird wrote:
David Christensen wrote:
On 2/22/19 6:19 AM, Stephen P. Molnar wrote:
> The OS is on dev/sda. The disk I changing is /dev/sdc
As other readers have noted, device nodes for drives are unpredictable.
i've hated UUIDs since they arrived so i've
always used LABELS instead. for people with a simple
layout it makes so much more sense to use legible
and much shorter id's.
I never use labels because if I want to attach a drive to another
computer for some reason it's extremely common for the labels to