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Assigning names like /dev/backup is an even bigger hack.
Hostility in plain sight
Posted Dec 22, 2012 5:44 UTC (Sat) by raven667 (subscriber, #5198)
Posted Dec 22, 2012 7:16 UTC (Sat) by Cyberax (✭ supporter ✭, #52523)
However, I also quite like stable and consistent device naming.
Posted Dec 22, 2012 15:18 UTC (Sat) by HelloWorld (guest, #56129)
Posted Dec 22, 2012 19:07 UTC (Sat) by nix (subscriber, #2304)
The UUID stuff is not magic: it's doing just that, only using RUN= to populate some env vars, then assigning symlinks depending on the value of those vars.
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