A partition with a label will help us in identifying the correct partition in critical situations. The following steps can be followed to set label to a partition.
Syntax : e2label <partition> <labelname>
Example: e2label /dev/hda5 /backup
In the above example /dev/hda5 partition will be labelled as /backup.
How to know the label of a partition?
e2label /dev/hda5 <press enter>
<the output will be> -> /backup
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