hostid (1)

Quick Reference

Prints the numeric identifier for the current host (not necessarily the IP address).

  • Display the numeric identifier for the current host in hexadecimal:

hostid

NAME

hostid - print the numeric identifier for the current host

SYNOPSIS

hostid [ OPTION]

DESCRIPTION

Print the numeric identifier (in hexadecimal) for the current host.
--help
display this help and exit
--version
output version information and exit

AUTHOR

Written by Jim Meyering.

REPORTING BUGS

GNU coreutils online help: <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
 
Report hostid translation bugs to <https://translationproject.org/team/>

SEE ALSO

gethostid(3)
Full documentation at: <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/hostid>
 
or available locally via: info '(coreutils) hostid invocation'

Information

Source
Coreutils
OS/version
GNU coreutils 8.29.13-0a854
Source updated
December 2, 2018
Page created
February 9, 2018
Page generated
December 2, 2018