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Old 01-07-2008, 12:55 AM   #1
Tikhon
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Fedora distribution number


Where do I find the version number of the Fedora distribution I'm using? In Windows I would look for the OS version # under Help>About. In Linux I can't find it this way.

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Old 01-07-2008, 01:06 AM   #2
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In reading a previous thread I found out how to get the Fedora release number in terminal [cat /etc/fedora - release] Thanks!
 
  


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