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Old 03-17-2003, 05:22 AM   #1
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version?


Command to find out what version of SuSE I am runnig, please!!

Thanks in advance!!
 
Old 03-17-2003, 05:25 AM   #2
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try

uname -a
 
Old 03-17-2003, 05:35 AM   #3
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thanks, but it gives me the build, not the SuSe version. I tried the cat command and it works on my server but not on the server I want to check for some reason.
 
Old 03-17-2003, 05:43 AM   #4
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many distros also have a release file, see if /etc/suse-release exists, or somethign similar
 
Old 03-17-2003, 05:44 AM   #5
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maybe u could find out what version of suse distributed with the kernel ?
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or grep -iR suse /etc hoping to find a comment about version?
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Old 03-17-2003, 05:52 AM   #6
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Thanks anyone.. I found out I had to be in the /etc directory to do the command cat SuSE-release..

thanks for all the help!! =D
 
Old 03-17-2003, 05:53 AM   #7
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i win!
 
Old 03-17-2003, 11:40 AM   #8
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i guessed it right..
by the way slackware doesn't have that kind of file..
 
  


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