[CentOS] Version of Centos

William L. Maltby CentOS4Bill at triad.rr.com
Fri Sep 1 14:28:58 UTC 2006

On Fri, 2006-09-01 at 13:54 +0200, Tru Huynh wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 01, 2006 at 07:05:21AM -0400, William L. Maltby wrote:
> > On Fri, 2006-09-01 at 01:05 +0100, Karanbir Singh wrote:
> > > /usr/bin/lsb_release
> William, you forgot the " -a" option from Karanbir's email.

He-he! Nope! You forgot to slow down and read! See the next line.

> > 
> > Is it just me or does man and/or info for this provide gibberish?

And since it's early and I have no shame anyway, I found the problem ...
in the "wetware"  :P  I forgot to slow down and *think*, a much larger

man /usr/bin/lsb_release  is *NOT* the same as   man lsb_release

I would blame it on lack of sleep, but that would be a lie.

> it's you:

You got that part right regardless of which problem you addressed! =:)

> $ /usr/bin/lsb_release -a (from Karanbir's mail)
> <snip>

> Tru

Thanks for jumping in though. Nothing worse than when I'm trying to find
if I am the cause and no one responds at all. Has happened several

> <snip>

Thx again,

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