Package uuid

Universally Unique Identifier library

http://www.ossp.org/pkg/lib/uuid/

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.
General Commands
Command Description
uuid Universally Unique Identifier Command-Line Tool