Man page of EDD_ID
Section: Linux Administrator's Manual (8)
Updated: November 2005
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edd_id - udev callout to identify BIOS disk drives via EDD
is normally called from a udev rule, to provide udev with the edd id for
a BIOS disk drive. Udev can use this information to create symlinks in
/dev/disk/by-id and /dev/disk/by-label to the real device node.
opens the blockdevice node specified at the commandline and prints the
information chosen by the options.
The following commandline switches are supported to specify what edd_id
print all values (instead of only the id)
Developed by John Hull <[email protected]> and Kay Sievers <[email protected]>.
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