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Hi there.

I need to get the Hard Drive serial number. The one from the manufacturer that can't be changed. It also needs to work on any platform. I see the only way to do this is through using JNI and writing it in c or c++. From the stuff I've found. this looks like a real mission (a real lot of work).
Does any one know where I could maybe get free source code or something for this.

Any help will be appreciated.
Thanks in advance.
 
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Check out JNA and the matching article on JavaWorld. That will make it somewhat easier, although you still have to use native methods - just not in C/C++.
 
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