Which unix commands should i type to find the OS version and Machine spec?

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  • John K
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    1 decade ago
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    uname -a will give OS version and some clue as to hardware. Getting the machine spec depends on what flavour of UNIX you are using. For Solaris it is /usr/platform/`uname -m`/sbin/prtdiag -v. Not sure about HP-UX or AIX though. (Sometimes you can get bits and pieces from the dmesg command)

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  • 1 decade ago

    uname -a

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