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how to find the Unique Computer ID

rajesh73
Super Advisor

how to find the Unique Computer ID

how to find the Unique Computer ID in hp-ux machine.
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James R. Ferguson
Acclaimed Contributor

Re: how to find the Unique Computer ID

Hi:

# uname -i

Regards!

...JRF...
likid0
Honored Contributor

Re: how to find the Unique Computer ID

You should difference between machine ID(hostid) and machine serial number:

http://www.faqs.org/faqs/hp/hpux-faq/section-294.html
Windows?, no thanks
likid0
Honored Contributor

Re: how to find the Unique Computer ID

I just read the first part of the link I posted above, the serial machine number part is very outdated.

take a look at:
http://forums11.itrc.hp.com/service/forums/questionanswer.do?threadId=1378825

I would also add from the mp the ID command:

cm>id

you can see and example from torsten in this thread:

http://forums11.itrc.hp.com/service/forums/questionanswer.do?threadId=1335866
Windows?, no thanks
vishnu.khandare
Respected Contributor

Re: how to find the Unique Computer ID

Hi Rajesh,

please check by following command
#print_manifest

This will show u more details of the system, configuration, serial no etc.

Hope this solves ur query.


Regards
Vishnu Khandare
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Hakki Aydin Ucar
Honored Contributor

Re: how to find the Unique Computer ID

if you have ignite in your system you can use manifest as others stated;

# /opt/ignite/bin/print_manifest |grep -i "software id"

Software ID: 731937691
rajesh73
Super Advisor

Re: how to find the Unique Computer ID

thanks for your information
Nirmal G
Advisor

Re: how to find the Unique Computer ID

Hi Rajesh,

getconf MACHINE_SERIAL
this will provide U the serial no. of yr system.

Nirmal G
Tim Nelson
Honored Contributor

Re: how to find the Unique Computer ID

on HPUX 11.23 and 11.31

machinfo

found under platform info section
Patrick Wallek
Honored Contributor

Re: how to find the Unique Computer ID

>>on HPUX 11.23 and 11.31
>>machinfo

It it is on Itanium architecture, yes.

If PARISC - no