uuidparse(1) — Linux manual page

NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | OUTPUT | OPTIONS | AUTHORS | SEE ALSO | REPORTING BUGS | AVAILABILITY

UUIDPARSE(1)                  User Commands                 UUIDPARSE(1)

NAME         top

       uuidparse - a utility to parse unique identifiers

SYNOPSIS         top

       uuidparse [options] uuid

DESCRIPTION         top

       This command will parse unique identifier inputs from either
       command line arguments or standard input. The inputs are
       white-space separated.

OUTPUT         top

   Variants
       ┌──────────┬──────────────────────────┐
       │          │                          │
       │NCS       │ Network Computing System │
       │          │ identifier. These were   │
       │          │ the original UUIDs.      │
       ├──────────┼──────────────────────────┤
       │          │                          │
       │DCE       │ The Open Software        │
       │          │ Foundation’s (OSF)       │
       │          │ Distributed Computing    │
       │          │ Environment UUIDs.       │
       ├──────────┼──────────────────────────┤
       │          │                          │
       │Microsoft │ Microsoft Windows        │
       │          │ platform globally unique │
       │          │ identifier (GUID).       │
       ├──────────┼──────────────────────────┤
       │          │                          │
       │other     │ Unknown variant. Usually │
       │          │ invalid input data.      │
       └──────────┴──────────────────────────┘

   Types
       ┌───────────┬──────────────────────────┐
       │           │                          │
       │nil        │ Special type for zero in │
       │           │ type file.               │
       ├───────────┼──────────────────────────┤
       │           │                          │
       │time-based │ The DCE time based.      │
       ├───────────┼──────────────────────────┤
       │           │                          │
       │DCE        │ The DCE time and MAC     │
       │           │ Address.                 │
       ├───────────┼──────────────────────────┤
       │           │                          │
       │name-based │ RFC 4122 md5sum hash.    │
       ├───────────┼──────────────────────────┤
       │           │                          │
       │random     │ RFC 4122 random.         │
       ├───────────┼──────────────────────────┤
       │           │                          │
       │sha1-based │ RFC 4122 sha-1 hash.     │
       ├───────────┼──────────────────────────┤
       │           │                          │
       │unknown    │ Unknown type. Usually    │
       │           │ invalid input data.      │
       └───────────┴──────────────────────────┘

OPTIONS         top

       -J, --json
           Use JSON output format.

       -n, --noheadings
           Do not print a header line.

       -o, --output
           Specify which output columns to print. Use --help to get a
           list of all supported columns.

       -r, --raw
           Use the raw output format.

       -V, --version
           Display version information and exit.

       -h, --help
           Display help text and exit.

AUTHORS         top

       Sami Kerola <kerolasa@iki.fi>

SEE ALSO         top

       uuidgen(1), libuuid(3), RFC 4122
       <https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc4122>

REPORTING BUGS         top

       For bug reports, use the issue tracker at
       https://github.com/karelzak/util-linux/issues.

AVAILABILITY         top

       The uuidparse command is part of the util-linux package which can
       be downloaded from Linux Kernel Archive
       <https://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/utils/util-linux/>. This page
       is part of the util-linux (a random collection of Linux
       utilities) project. Information about the project can be found at
       ⟨https://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/utils/util-linux/⟩. If you have
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       util-linux@vger.kernel.org. This page was obtained from the
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       ⟨git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/utils/util-linux/util-linux.git⟩ on
       2021-08-27. (At that time, the date of the most recent commit
       that was found in the repository was 2021-08-24.) If you discover
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util-linux 2.37.85-637cc       2021-04-02                   UUIDPARSE(1)