[CentOS-devel] Re: xfs volume can not be mounted with uuid or label, only scsi device name /dev/sdb

John Shen jshen at stumbleupon.com
Mon Oct 6 12:52:00 UTC 2008


That was how I got the LABEL and UUID:

[root ~]# /usr/sbin/xfs_admin -lu /dev/sdb
label = "/mysql2"
UUID = 2560a02a-239b-4ac5-affe-cf71f8e87150

cn=John Shen,title=Sys. Admin.,ou=Operations,dc=StumbleUpon,dc=com

----- Original Message -----
Date: Mon, 06 Oct 2008 11:03:37 +0100
From: James Pearson <james-p at moving-picture.com>
Subject: Re: [CentOS-devel]  Re: xfs volume can not be mounted with
	uuid or	label, only scsi device name /dev/sdb

John Shen wrote:
> sorry for the confusion, i did use the uppercase in fstab.
> 
> # neither of the following works
> # UUID=2560a02a-239b-4ac5-affe-cf71f8e87150 /var/lib/mysql         xfs    noatime        0 0
> #LABEL=/mysql2  /var/lib/mysql         xfs    noatime        0 0
> # only this works
> /dev/sdb                /var/lib/mysql          xfs    noatime        0 0

What does xfs_admin report about the label and uuid? :

  /usr/sbin/xfs_admin -lu /dev/sdb

James Pearson




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