Locating a UUID

Each Nominode and each of the resources it contains has a UUID that is used to uniquely identify it, in case its alias changes or is duplicated.  The unique identifier can be used to pinpoint the source of unexpected behaviors.

Locating a Nominode’s UUID

There are two ways to locate a Nominode’s UUID and it is helpful to follow both sets of steps to ensure that UUID in both locations match.

To view a Nominode’s UUID stored in your Organization account, follow these steps:

  1. Open https://my.nomnomdata.com and click on the Login button in the upper right hand corner of the website.
  2. Log in using your Nom Nom Data account.
  3. Select Nominodes under the Manage menu in the upper right hand area of the website.
  4. Click on the name of the Nominode whose UUID you want to view.
  5. While the Nominode Configuration page is displaying, the UUID for your Nominode will be the value listed after the last forward slash ( / ) in the URL displaying in your browser’s address bar.

To view a Nominode’s UUID stored on the Nominode itself, follow these steps:

  1. Open a local, telnet or ssh session with your server.
  2. Navigate to the folder where your Nominode software is installed and view the config.ini file.
  3. The value after nominode_uuid = in the [CONFIG] section of the file is the UUID for your Nominode.

Locating a Project’s UUID

  1. Expand the Admin section at the bottom of the left hand navigation menu of your Nominode.
  2. Click on Permissions in the left hand navigation menu.
  3. Click on Projects on the left hand side of the Permissions page.
  4. You can use the search field in the upper right hand corner of the section to filter the Project List.
  5. Click on the alias for your Project in the list or click on the View link in the same row.
  6. While the Project Detail page is displaying, the UUID for your Project will be the value listed after the last forward slash ( / ) in the URL displaying in your browser’s address bar.

Locating a Task’s UUID

  1. Click on Tasks near the top of the left hand navigation menu of your Nominode.
  2. Use the Project Select field at the top of the page to select the Project that your Task is associated with.
  3. Locate your Task in the list, using the search fields or page navigation arrows if necessary.
  4. Click on the name of your Task in the Task Name column.
  5. While the Task Details page is displaying, the UUID for your Task will be the value listed between the last forward slash ( / ) and (?project=) in the URL displaying in your browser’s address bar.

Locating an Execution’s UUID

  1. Click on Executions in the left hand navigation menu of your Nominode.
  2. Use the Project Select field at the top of the page to select the Project that your Task is associated with.
  3. Locate your Execution in the list, using the search fields or page navigation arrows if necessary.
  4. Click on the Task name in the Execution column of the specific Execution that you are interested in.
  5. While the Execution Details page is displaying, the UUID for your Execution will be the value listed after the last forward slash ( / ) in the URL displaying in your browser’s address bar.

Locating a Connection’s UUID

  1. Click on Connections in the middle of the left hand navigation menu of your Nominode.
  2. Use the Project Select field at the top of the page to select the Project that your Connection is associated with.
  3. Locate your Connection in the list, using the search fields or page navigation arrows if necessary.
  4. Click on the alias of your Connection in the Alias column.
  5. While the Connection Update page is displaying, the UUID for your Connection will be the value listed after the last forward slash ( / ) in the URL displaying in your browser’s address bar.

Locating a Shared Object’s UUID

  1. Click on Shared Objects in the middle of the left hand navigation menu of your Nominode.
  2. Use the Project Select field at the top of the page to select the Project that your Shared Object is associated with.
  3. Locate your Shared Object in the list, using the search fields or page navigation arrows if necessary.
  4. Click on the alias of the Shared Object in the Alias column.
  5. While the Edit Shared Object page is displaying, the UUID for your Shared Object will be the value listed after the last forward slash ( / ) in the URL displaying in your browser’s address bar.

Locating a Metadata Table’s UUID

  1. Click on Metadata in the middle of the left hand navigation menu of your Nominode.
  2. Locate your Metadata Table in the list, using the search fields or page navigation arrows if necessary.
  3. Your Metadata Table’s UUID is displayed in the UUID column next to its alias.
  4. You can also view your Metadata Table’s UUID by clicking on the alias of the Metadata Table in the Name column.
  5. Your Metadata Table’s UUID will be displayed next to the uuid field in the middle of the Data Table Information page.
  6. While the Data Table Information page is displaying, the UUID for your Metadata Table will also be the value listed after the last forward slash ( / ) in the URL displaying in your browser’s address bar.

Locating a Sequence’s UUID

  1. Click on Sequences near the end of the left hand navigation menu of your Nominode.
  2. Use the Project Select field at the top of the page to select the Project that your Sequence is associated with.
  3. Locate your Sequence in the list, using the search fields or page navigation arrows if necessary.
  4. Click on the name of the Sequence.
  5. While the Sequence Details page is displaying, the UUID for your Sequence will be the value listed after the last forward slash ( / ) in the URL displaying in your browser’s address bar.

Locating a Group’s UUID

  1. Expand the Admin section at the bottom of the left hand navigation menu of your Nominode.
  2. Click on Permissions in the left hand navigation menu.
  3. Click on Groups on the left hand side of the Permissions page.
  4. You can use the search field in the upper right hand corner of the section to filter the Group List.
  5. Click on the name of your Group in the list or click on the View link in the same row.
  6. While the Group Detail page is displaying, the UUID for your Group will be the value listed after the last forward slash ( / ) in the URL displaying in your browser’s address bar.

Locating a User’s UUID

  1. Expand the Admin section at the bottom of the left hand navigation menu of your Nominode.
  2. Click on Permissions in the left hand navigation menu.
  3. Click on Users on the left hand side of the Permissions page.
  4. Click on the User Name of the User you are interested in.
  5. While the User Detail page is displaying, the UUID for your User will be the value listed between (users/) and (/basic-settings) in the URL displaying in your browser’s address bar.

Locating a Dashboard’s UUID

  • There is currently no way to see a Dashboard’s UUID in the Nominode interface.
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