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Old 04-23-2004, 09:45 PM   #1
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Question how do you display the Firmware Virsion of the System?

I am running RHEL 2.1 and am wondering how to display the Firmware Version of the system
without rebooting. I know I can display it via rebooting and going into the BIOS etc, but I thought
there was a way to display it via a command and or a grep.

Old 04-23-2004, 10:21 PM   #2
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Heck of a question, I would start by visiting the linux assembly folks.

Old 04-24-2004, 01:17 PM   #3
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Is this what you're looking for? In your shell type: uname -r


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