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How to Check Device UUID or File System UUID. (Doc ID 1505398.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 03, 2023

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86


In Linux, sometimes the name of devices or file systems are not persistent which will bring system in trouble, in such situation specify UUID (universally unique identifier) is the solution to identify the only unique component in the system.


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