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SuSE 11.3 - man page for e2label (suse section 8)

E2LABEL(8)				       System Manager's Manual					   E2LABEL(8)

NAME
e2label - Change the label on an ext2/ext3/ext4 filesystem
SYNOPSIS
e2label device [ new-label ]
DESCRIPTION
e2label will display or change the filesystem label on the ext2, ext3, or ext4 filesystem located on device. If the optional argument new-label is not present, e2label will simply display the current filesystem label. If the optional argument new-label is present, then e2label will set the filesystem label to be new-label. Ext2 filesystem labels can be at most 16 characters long; if new-label is longer than 16 characters, e2label will truncate it and print a warning message. It is also possible to set the filesystem label using the -L option of tune2fs(8).
AUTHOR
e2label was written by Theodore Ts'o (tytso@mit.edu).
AVAILABILITY
e2label is part of the e2fsprogs package and is available from http://e2fsprogs.sourceforge.net.
SEE ALSO
mke2fs(8), tune2fs(8) E2fsprogs version 1.41.11 March 2010 E2LABEL(8)


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