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Old 01-21-2011, 12:57 AM   #1
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Command to find distribution of Linux


Hi Can anyone tell me the command to find the Distribution of Linux.
 
Old 01-21-2011, 01:16 AM   #2
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Code:
cat /etc/issue
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vs@vsn:~$ cat /etc/issue
Debian GNU/Linux 6.0 \n \l
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lsb_release -a
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vs@vsn:~$ lsb_release -a
No LSB modules are available.
Distributor ID:	Debian
Description:	Debian GNU/Linux 6.0 (squeeze)
Release:	6.0
Codename:	squeeze
apart from the above you might want to have a look here
 
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Old 01-21-2011, 02:52 AM   #4
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@austinium and Anisha Kaul Thanks alot...
 
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You re welcome and you were a part of the thread where both of us have pointed you to, so...
anyway, mark the thread SOLVED...
 
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How to Mark it...?
 
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