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Oracle Linux: How to Change the UUID on an XFS File System (Doc ID 2630058.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Linux x86-64


There can be situations that occur that may mean that a systems administrator needs to change or regenerate the UUID on an xfs file system.
Two examples of when it may be necessary to change the UUID are:


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