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READLABELFS(3)            OpenBSD Programmer's Manual           READLABELFS(3)

     readlabelfs - read disklabel filesystem type

     #include <util.h>

     char *
     readlabelfs(char *device, int verbose);

     The readlabelfs() function attempts to determine the filesystem type of
     the disk partition specified by device and returns it in a short form
     that can be easily used to construct arguments within mount(8) and simi-
     lar high-level filesystem utilties.

     If the verbose argument is not 0, readlabelfs() will print appropriate
     error messages before returning.  Otherwise, it produces no output on the

     readlabelfs() returns NULL upon error, or a valid filesystem type upon

     readlabelfs() first appeared in OpenBSD 2.0.

OpenBSD 2.6                    December 22, 1996                             1

Source: OpenBSD 2.6 man pages. Copyright: Portions are copyrighted by BERKELEY
SOFTWARE DESIGN, INC., The Regents of the University of California, Massachusetts
Institute of Technology, Free Software Foundation, FreeBSD Inc., and others.

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