latest feisty kernel can't see hda

John L Fjellstad john-ubuntu at
Fri Apr 27 18:49:48 UTC 2007

"Howard Coles" <dhcolesj at> writes:

>> You can also just use the /sbin/vol_id utility
> But, would that work if you can't boot the system?  I was trying to
> come up with a way to check UUID consistency with what udev was
> thinking verses what the fstab said, using a rescue cd/dvd.

Why wouldn't the vol_id utility work?  Isn't the UUID stored in the
filesystem itself.  According the manual page for vol_id, udev uses the
vol_id utility to figure out the UUID and label.

John L. Fjellstad
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