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NAME

uname - print system information

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SYNOPSIS

uname [OPTION]...

DESCRIPTION

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 or "unknown"
-i, --hardware-platform
  print the hardware platform or "unknown"
-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

Report uname bugs to bug-coreutils@gnu.org
GNU coreutils home page: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
General help using GNU software: <http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/>
Report uname translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2011 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.

SEE ALSO

arch(1), uname(2)

The full documentation for uname is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and uname programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info coreutils uname invocation
should give you access to the complete manual.


GNU coreutils 8.12.197-032bb UNAME (1) September 2011
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