mlabel - make an MSDOS volume label
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3. Description ▲
The \fR\f(CWmlabel\fR command adds a volume label to a disk. Its syntax is:
-N\fR serial] drive:[new_label]
\fR\f(CWMlabel\fR displays the current volume label, if present. If new_label is not given, and if neither the \fR\f(CWc\fR nor the \fR\f(CWs\fR options are set, it prompts the user for a new volume label. To delete an existing volume label, press return at the prompt.
Reasonable care is taken to create a valid MS-DOS volume label. If an invalid label is specified, \fR\f(CWmlabel\fR changes the label (and displays the new label if the verbose mode is set). \fR\f(CWMlabel\fR returns 0 on success or 1 on failure.
Mlabel supports the following options:
Clears an existing label, without prompting the user
Shows the existing label, without prompting the user.
- \fR\f(CWn \fR
Assigns a new (random) serial number to the disk
- \fR\f(CWN serial\f(CW\fR
Sets the supplied serial number. The serial number should be supplied as an 8 digit hexadecimal number, without spaces
4. See Also ▲
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