Revision 85408 of Generating GUIDs

  • Revision slug: Generating_GUIDs
  • Revision title: Generating GUIDs
  • Revision id: 85408
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  • Creator: Biesi
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  • Comment /* Linux */ There is a uuid generator for linux

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In order to create an extension, you have to generate GUID for it.

Tools

Windows

Windows users can use GuidGen tool from Microsoft to obtain a GUID.

Linux

Use /usr/bin/uuidgen. This can be found in package libuuid1 (Debian).

On-line tools

There is few on-line generators. You can get GUID at the page of Shailesh N. Humbad Generate GUID Online. Another generator can be found at the Homepage of family Kruithof - UUID (GUID) Generator on the WEB

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<p>In order to create an extension, you have to generate GUID for it.
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<h3 name="Tools">Tools</h3>
<h4 name="Windows">Windows</h4>
<p>Windows users can use <a class="external" href="http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=94551F58-484F-4A8C-BB39-ADB270833AFC&amp;displaylang=en">GuidGen</a> tool from Microsoft to obtain a GUID. 
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<h4 name="Linux">Linux</h4>
<p>Use <code>/usr/bin/uuidgen</code>. This can be found in package <code>libuuid1</code> (Debian).
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<h4 name="On-line_tools">On-line tools</h4>
<p>There is few on-line generators.
You can get GUID at the page of Shailesh N. Humbad <a class="external" href="http://www.somacon.com/p113.php">Generate GUID Online</a>.
Another generator can be found at the Homepage of family Kruithof - <a class="external" href="http://kruithof.xs4all.nl/uuid/uuidgen">UUID (GUID) Generator on the WEB</a>
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