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Which Linux Distro are you using ??

Here are a few ways to find out which linux distro you are using :

- **From the Boot Time messages**
Fire up your favourite terminal program and type in the following

`dmesg | head -1  `


The output would be similar to

`Linux version 2.6.13-15-default ([email protected]) (gcc version 4.0.2 20050901 (prerelease) (SUSE Linux)) #1 Tue Sep 13 14:56:15 UTC 2005`

Check out this for a script to find out your Distro. 

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