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Linux doesn't refer to updates as service packs as far as I know, that would be Windows terminology.
Different Distributions of Linux have different package managers that you would use to see what is installed or what updates are available.
in Debian/Ubuntu for instance you can use dpkg --list to get a list of everything installed and what version it is..
For a specific package you can use apt-cache policy <packagename> to see the installed version of a specific package and any updates available for it.
Thank you for the reply. But I have a media by some number and followed by SP1. After installation / updation of the media over an existing installation, the /etc/Suse-release file is updated by one more line :
PATCH level = 1 (This is what the information I wanted .. )
Probably this is same in case of Redhat.The command to know this in case of solaris is
If the terminology is different we request senior members to update juniors like us to compare nomenclature.