A console application for generating UUIDs with ramsey/uuid.
A console application for generating UUIDs with ramsey/uuid
ramsey/uuid-console is a console application for generating UUIDs with ramsey/uuid.
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Install this package as a dependency using Composer.
composer require ramsey/uuid-console
This will install a reference to the console tool in
If installed in your project, you may execute the console application from the command line:
If installed globally using Composer, ensure your global Composer installation
is in your
PATH (it's usually somewhere like
you may execute it:
Please be aware that some systems may already have a command line application
uuid installed, so this might create a conflict if anything using your
PATH expects the other
You can generate UUIDs:
$ ./vendor/bin/uuid generate afe1296a-660b-11e5-bd9f-3c15c2caed47
By default, the application generates version 1 (time-based) UUIDs, but you may specify other versions:
$ ./vendor/bin/uuid generate 4 54478f1d-8b9d-4bf9-8767-1a23010d48a7
You may also decode UUIDs to get information about them:
$ ./vendor/bin/uuid decode afe1296a-660b-11e5-bd9f-3c15c2caed47 ========= ========== ========================================= encode: STR: afe1296a-660b-11e5-bd9f-3c15c2caed47 INT: 233784006064090443909084029429027106119 decode: variant: RFC 4122 version: 1 (time and node based) content: time: 2015-09-28T18:06:49+00:00 clock: 15775 (usually random) node: 3c:15:c2:ca:ed:47 ========= ========== =========================================
For help, just type
./vendor/bin/uuid and read the help information.
Contributions are welcome! To contribute, please familiarize yourself with CONTRIBUTING.md.
Keeping user information safe and secure is a top priority, and we welcome the contribution of external security researchers. If you believe you've found a security issue in software that is maintained in this repository, please read SECURITY.md for instructions on submitting a vulnerability report.