Is it possible to name a partition?

Nils Kassube kassube at
Tue Oct 7 05:39:46 UTC 2008

Young wrote:
> I guess I confused the issue. On the new Ubuntu system I'm trying to
> name Ext3 partitions.

In a terminal use one of the commands

sudo e2label device [ new-label ]


sudo tune2fs [ -L volume-name ] device

where you replace the names appropriately.


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