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Show the UUID of a filesystem or partition

Terminal - Show the UUID of a filesystem or partition
ls /dev/disk* | xargs -n 1 -t sudo zdb -l | grep GPTE_
2012-10-06 20:19:45
User: grahamperrin
Functions: grep ls sudo xargs
Show the UUID of a filesystem or partition

Show the UUID-based alternate device names of ZEVO-related partitions on Darwin/OS X. Adapted from the lines by dbrady at http://zevo.getgreenbytes.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=700#p700 and following the disk device naming scheme at http://zevo.getgreenbytes.com/wiki/pmwiki.php?n=Site.DiskDeviceNames


There are 4 alternatives - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
blkid /dev/sda7
2010-09-05 12:20:45
User: lineak
Tags: partition uuid

Shows the UUID of the given partition (here /dev/sda7). Doesn't need to be root.

sudo vol_id -u /dev/sda1
2009-04-30 01:40:58
User: agentk
Functions: sudo

Shows the UUID of a filesystem or partition that can be used in kernel root options and in fstab.

Run it without the -u option to generate more information. eg:

~/ sudo vol_id /dev/sda2








ls /dev/disk/by-uuid/ -alh
2010-09-04 20:38:28
User: John_W
Functions: ls

Doesn't need to be run as root.

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