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Old 02-15-2006, 11:21 PM   #1
s_deepak_123
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Command to find the flavor of linux


Hi guys,

I just wanted to know whether there is any command in linux thet could tell me which flavor of linux i am using?
We are trying to develop an application that can change its behaviour based on the flavor its running (RedHat, Debian and Slack for now)

Thanks in advance

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Old 02-16-2006, 12:03 AM   #2
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set

set | grep MACHTYPE
At least that works in mandriva
 
Old 02-16-2006, 12:09 AM   #3
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usually some of these will work:
Code:
cat /etc/*-version
cat /etc/*-release
cat /etc/issue
 
Old 02-16-2006, 11:35 AM   #4
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Smile Thanks

Thank you soooo much
 
  


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