UNAME(1) User Commands UNAME(1)
uname – print system information
Print certain system information. With no OPTION, same as -s.
print all information, in the following order, except omit -p
and -i if unknown:
print the kernel name
print the network node hostname
print the kernel release
print the kernel version
print the machine hardware name
print the processor type or “unknown”
print the hardware platform or “unknown”
print the operating system
–help display this help and exit
output version information and exit
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Written by David MacKenzie.
Copyright © 2014 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU
GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
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The full documentation for uname is maintained as a Texinfo manual.
If the info and uname programs are properly installed at your site,
info coreutils ‘uname invocation’
should give you access to the complete manual.
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GNU coreutils 8.23 December 2014 UNAME(1)