Explains how to find out Linux distribution name and Linux kernel version number using bash shell command line options.
To get OS and VER, the latest standard seems to be /etc/os-release. Before that, there was lsb_release and /etc/lsb-release. Before that, you had to look for.
The current stable distribution of Debian is version 9, codenamed stretch. It was initially released as version 9 on June 17th, and its latest.
Next, you can check for /etc/os-release release file: GNU/Linux 9 (stretch)" NAME="Debian GNU/Linux" VERSION_ID="9" VERSION="9.
/etc/os-release is a file which contain work only if you have Debian 9 or newer.
In this article, we will explain how to find out Linux distribution name, kernel version, release version, hardware name and other information of.