Sunday, June 15, 2014

How to show Lubuntu version from Terminal

In this article i will teach you how to show your current lubuntu version from the terminal command line.

Of course you want to open the terminal, by pressing CTRL + ALT + T, the terminal will pop up and type this command :

lsb_release -a

That command will gives you everything from distro id, description, release version, and codename of your lubuntu.

kernelpanic@lubuntulaptop:~$ lsb_release -a
No LSB modules are available.
Distributor ID:    Ubuntu
Description:    Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
Release:    14.04
Codename:    trusty
The lsb_release command is something that you can play with, you can show only some part of it, take a look at this :

Command Function
lsb_release -a show all information
lsb_release -i show distro id
lsb_release -d show description
lsb_release -r show release version
lsb_release -c show codename
lsb_release -as show short info, can be use with other command, example -as -is, -rs, etc

~ enjoy ~

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