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UNAME(1)						      General Commands Manual							  UNAME(1)

uname, arch - system info SYNOPSIS
uname [-snrvmpa] arch [-snrvmpa] OPTIONS
-s System name -n Node/network name -r Operating system release -v Operating system version -m Machine type -p Processor family -a Short for -snrvm EXAMPLES
uname -n # Print the name of the system arch # Print the name of the system architecture DESCRIPTION
Uname and arch give information about the system. The options indicate which information strings must be printed. These strings are always in the same order. Uname and arch only differ w.r.t. the default string to print, -s and -p respectively. The strings are compiled into the commands except for the node name, it is obtained from the file /etc/hostname.file. Uname -m should return the actual machine type, not the same string as with -p. SEE ALSO
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uname - print system information SYNOPSIS
Print certain system information. With no OPTION, same as -s. -a, --all print all information, in the following order, except omit -p and -i if unknown: -s, --kernel-name print the kernel name -n, --nodename print the network node hostname -r, --kernel-release print the kernel release -v, --kernel-version print the kernel version -m, --machine print the machine hardware name -p, --processor print the processor type (non-portable) -i, --hardware-platform print the hardware platform (non-portable) -o, --operating-system print the operating system --help display this help and exit --version output version information and exit AUTHOR
Written by David MacKenzie. REPORTING BUGS
GNU coreutils online help: <> Report uname translation bugs to <> COPYRIGHT
Copyright (C) 2017 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <>. This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law. SEE ALSO
arch(1), uname(2) Full documentation at: <> or available locally via: info '(coreutils) uname invocation' GNU coreutils 8.28 January 2018 UNAME(1)
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