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Old 03-09-2004, 11:11 AM   #1
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display wrong linux version

whether i startup using the 2.4.22 or 2.6.3 kernel.
when i type uname -r it gives me 2.6.3-4mdk
what command do I use to find out which kernel is running at the time
/proc/version gives me permission denied even in su
Old 03-09-2004, 11:21 AM   #2
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cat /proc/version
Old 03-09-2004, 11:28 AM   #3
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if you want to access ANY of the virtual processes in the
/proc/ directory, you need to put the "cat" command in front.........IE
cat /proc/modules
cat /proc/cpuinfo


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