This short tutorial is intended to help newbies who don’t know how to find out the Linux distribution name, version and kernel details via command line. Method 1 – Finding Distribution & Version Details Command: cat /etc/*-release Sample Output On CentOS 6.4: CentOS release 6.4 (Final) Sample Output On Ubuntu 13.04: DISTRIB_ID=Ubuntu DISTRIB_RELEASE=13.04 DISTRIB_CODENAME=raring DISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Ubuntu […]
285Posted August 24, 2013 by SK
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