2021-07-26 18:45:58

by Mike Fleetwood

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Subject: Is labelling a mounted ext2/3/4 file system safe and supported?

Hi,

Using e2label to set a new label for a mounted ext4 seems to work, but
is it a safe and supported thing to do?

Google search doesn't seem to know.

Thanks,
Mike


2021-07-26 21:08:45

by Reindl Harald

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Subject: Re: Is labelling a mounted ext2/3/4 file system safe and supported?



Am 26.07.21 um 20:45 schrieb Mike Fleetwood:
> Hi,
>
> Using e2label to set a new label for a mounted ext4 seems to work, but
> is it a safe and supported thing to do?

it is