FINDFS

Section: Maintenance Commands (8)
Updated: May 2006
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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 written by Theodore Ts'o (tytso@mit.edu).  

AVAILABILITY

findfs is part of the e2fsprogs package and is available from http://e2fsprogs.sourceforge.net.  

SEE ALSO

fsck(8)


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
AUTHOR
AVAILABILITY
SEE ALSO

linux.jgfs.net manual pages