Which version of Ubuntu am I running

ubuntuTo find out which version Ubuntu is installed simply type the following in to a console:

lsb_release -a

The answer will look something like this:

No LSB modules are available.
Distributor ID: Ubuntu
Description:    Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS
Release:        12.04
Codename:       precise

Another option that can be run on any version of Linux is to type:

cat /etc/*rel*
Posted on January 12, 2014 at 1:22 by simon · Permalink
In: Linux

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