uname man page

uname — print system information

TL;DR

uname -mp

uname -srv

uname -n

uname -a

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 (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: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
Report uname translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>

See Also

arch(1), uname(2)

Full documentation at: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/uname>
or available locally via: info '(coreutils) uname invocation'

Referenced By

arch(1), cupsd.conf(5), lsof(1), ovs-l3ping(8), ovs-test(8), ovs-vlan-test(8), procenv(1), shtool-platform(1), squeak(1), systemd.unit(5), uname(2).

November 2016 GNU coreutils 8.26 User Commands