Re: [dev] cat unique deice identifier e.g. serial number

From: Benjamin R. Haskell <>
Date: Wed, 8 Feb 2012 23:35:01 -0500 (EST)

On Thu, 9 Feb 2012, hiro wrote:

> mhm, so there's no native way on a linux?

Depending on your kernel, the DMI information may be available via
sysfs. You asked for the serial number before. I have that at:


Contents are equivalent to `dmidecode -s baseboard-serial-number`. The
equivalent of Christoph's suggestion (dmidecode -s system-uuid) is
available at:


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