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FINDFS

Section: MAINTENANCE COMMANDS (8)
Updated: February 2009
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NAME

findfs - Find a filesystem by label or UUID  

SYNOPSIS

findfs LABEL=label

findfs UUID=uuid  

DESCRIPTION

findfs will search the disks in the system looking for a filesystem which has a label matching label or a UUID equal to uuid. If the filesystem is found, the device name for the filesystem will be printed on stdout.

 

AUTHOR

findfs was originally written by Theodore Ts'o ([email protected]) and re-written for util-linux-ng package by Karel Zak ([email protected]).  

AVAILABILITY

findfs The blkid command is part of the util-linux-ng package and is available from ftp://ftp.kernel.org/pub/linux/utils/util-linux-ng/.  

SEE ALSO

blkid(8) fsck(8)


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
AUTHOR
AVAILABILITY
SEE ALSO

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