fatlabel

set or get MS-DOS filesystem label

TLDR

Get the label of a FAT32 partition

>_ fatlabel [/dev/sda1]
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Set the label of a FAT32 partition

>_ fatlabel [/dev/sdc3] "[new_label]"
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SYNOPSIS

fatlabel DEVICE [LABEL]

DESCRIPTION

fatlabel set or gets a MS-DOS filesystem label from a given device. If LABEL is omitted, then the label name of the specified device is written on the standard output. A label can't be longer than 11 bytes.

OPTIONS

-h, --help Displays a help message. -V, --version Shows version.

HOMEPAGE

The home for the dosfstools project is its GitHub project page ⟨https://github.com/dosfstools/dosfstools⟩.

AUTHORS

dosfstools were written by Werner Almesberger ⟨werner.almesberger@ lrc.di.epfl.ch⟩, Roman Hodek ⟨Roman.Hodek@informatik.uni-erlangen.de⟩, and others. The current maintainer is Andreas Bombe ⟨aeb@debian.org⟩.

SEE ALSO

fsck.fat(8) mkfs.fat(8)

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