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Package uuid

Universally Unique Identifier library


OSSP uuid is a ISO-C:1999 application programming interface (API)
and corresponding command line interface (CLI) for the generation
of DCE 1.1, ISO/IEC 11578:1996 and RFC 4122 compliant Universally
Unique Identifier (UUID). It supports DCE 1.1 variant UUIDs of version
1 (time and node based), version 3 (name based, MD5), version 4
(random number based) and version 5 (name based, SHA-1). Additional
API bindings are provided for the languages ISO-C++:1998 and Perl:5
Optional backward compatibility exists for the ISO-C DCE-1.1 and Perl
Data::UUID APIs.

Version: 1.6.2

See also: uuid-c++-devel, uuid-devel, uuid-perl.

General Commands

uuid Universally Unique Identifier Command-Line Tool