Get the hard disk hardware serial number

Terry Reedy tjreedy at
Wed Jun 3 17:13:51 EDT 2009

Jorge wrote:
> Hi there,
> I need to know how to get the hardware serial number of a hard disk in 
> python.

That will be system specific.  One semi-general approacy using CPython 
would be to ask "How would I do this with C on this specific system" and 
then use ctypes.

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