How to check Linux OS and version using CLI

How to check Linux OS and kernel version using CLI These notes are a personal reference on how to check Linux OS and kernel version using CLI. I reserve the right to be slightly inaccurate and will update this as it become functionally helpful to do so. Kernel Version If you want version information, use uname. For example: $ uname -a Or type the following command: $ uname -mrs Distribution Information If you want distribution information, it will vary depending on your distribution and whether your system … Continue reading How to check Linux OS and version using CLI