In linux for the longest time accessing a drive or partition was done with a directory-location-like address like
Then in some order the
by-id method used
and the UUID method used addresses that looked like
For the same of easy web search on these methods, what is the terminology used to describe each, and any other methods that may exist? I have been searching for ways to cross-correlate all the different methods buy am failing by simply not knowing the correct search terms.