|UUIDGEN(1)||General Commands Manual||UUIDGEN(1)|
- Generate a random-based UUID. This method creates a UUID consisting mostly of random bits. It requires that the operating system have a high quality random number generator, such as /dev/random.
- Generate a time-based UUID. This method creates a UUID based on the system clock plus the system's ethernet hardware address, if present.
|May 2015||E2fsprogs version 1.42.13|