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Old 01-25-2006, 12:18 AM   #1
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How to find out your kernel version


I have a really simple question:

How do I find out what kernel version I'm using?

I'm using Ubuntu Breezy on a laptop

Old 01-25-2006, 12:19 AM   #2
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go to the terminal and type

uname -r
That should work.
Old 01-25-2006, 12:21 AM   #3
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Thank you,
Old 01-25-2006, 12:53 AM   #4
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uname -a for additional info...

[amosf@shiva folding]$ uname -a
Linux shiva #3 PREEMPT Thu Jan 19 02:18:59 EST 2006 x86_64 AMD Athlon(tm) 64 Processor 2800+ unknown GNU/Linux


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