How to Change Linux Partition Label Names on EXT4 / EXT3 / EXT2 and Swap

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3 Responses

  1. Good information, but title of article says “how to change partition label”, but then in your article you did not change partition label, you changed the file system label.

    partition label = msdos, gpt for example
    file system label = bigdaddy, officeshare, whatever

  2. Jalal Hajigholamali says:

    Hi,
    Thanks a lot
    Very useful article…

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