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Old 03-20-2006, 03:06 AM   #1
ryzor
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check Linux version redhad


Hi guys,

what command is used to check the version of redhat linux one is running - which is equivalent to [windows: ver]

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ryzor.
 
Old 03-20-2006, 03:20 AM   #2
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try these:
Code:
cat /etc/*-version
cat /etc/*-release
cat /etc/issue
 
  


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