Get the Version of Solaris Running

By Lowell Heddings on December 1st, 2006

Getting the exact version of the Solaris operating system running on your system can be useful, especially if you are connected to a remote server.

uname -r

The uname command can be used to get system information. In this case we are going to use the -r command to get release information.

Example:

# uname -r
5.10

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  • Published 12/1/06
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