How to assign a specific /dev device to a specific external device?

Dennis Kaarsemaker dennis at
Sat Jul 2 21:37:35 UTC 2005

On za, 2005-07-02 at 15:09 -0600, zer0halo wrote:

> None of my devices had labels, and I was able to label my ext3
> partition (on my USB HDD) using e2label. However, I can't find any way
> to label my FAT partition on my USB HDD and thumbdrive. Supposedly
> mlabel works, but the syntax seems to require a drive letter, which
> don't even exist under linux? Any idea how to do label a fat
> partition? Thanks.

mlabel is for floppy drives and uses a:\ as drive designation
I have no idea on how to add labels to vfat partitions...
Dennis K.
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