UUID and disk add

Brian McKee brian.mckee at gmail.com
Thu Feb 26 20:19:56 UTC 2009

2009/2/26 H.S. <hs.samix at gmail.com>:
> Brian McKee wrote:
>> 2009/2/26 H.S. <hs.samix at gmail.com>:
>>> Mihamina Rakotomandimby (R12y) wrote:
>>> I think you did the right think by restarting udev. The reformatting of
>>> the partition changed its UUID and a udev was required to make the
>>> relevant changes in /dev/disk/by-uuid/<NEW UUID>
>> Why didn't the reboot do this?  That's what I was wondering....  and I
>> think the OP as well.
>> Brian
> I don't think OP mentioned that he rebooted after the changing the
> partitions and making the ext3 filesystem. Did I miss that in the
> original post?

Come to think of it - he said he rebooted after installing it, not
after reformatting it....
That was in his second post.


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