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I thought it might have some useful info
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Posted 24 November 2016 - 01:07 AM
Thanks for sharing rozzer.
head -n1 /etc/issue
I'll have to remember that one
Posted 04 December 2016 - 02:22 AM
Nice one, rozzer
One back at yer, if you are unaware of it, or for the viewers, is
... used if you type a command at Terminal, and don't realise, or forget, that it requires sudo.
It repeats the command with sudo and a space at the start, so you can just press Enter and enter your password.
Edited - typo
Edited by wizardfromoz, 04 December 2016 - 02:22 AM.
Posted 04 December 2016 - 07:38 AM
One that most (if not all) of the 'regulars' will know, but perhaps not the newcomers to Linux, is the method for quickly finding out which kernel version you're running:-
...will give kernel version, along with hostname, and machine architecture (i386, or x86_64)
If you simply want the kernel version, and nowt else, then it's
Edited by Mike_Walsh, 04 December 2016 - 07:39 AM.
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