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Old 04-13-2004, 07:53 PM   #1
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Question Redhat version?

What command can I use to determine the version of linux I have.

I wish to return "Redhat 9" for examples, from something like cat /etc/version or uname -a.

Need specifics.

Please advise.
Old 04-13-2004, 08:58 PM   #2
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Old 04-14-2004, 07:02 AM   #3
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Question How about solaris?

Where's the version number on solaris?


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