findfs(8) -- Linux man page

 

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)