Re: check for Sarge or Sid
In article <[🔎] 20040315011919.GA10238@lsc.hu> you write:
> I have to implement a test, which would say Sarge on a testing box and
>Sid on an unstable one. How can I achieve this? /etc/debian_version
>contins the same on both (no suprise here).
Are you actually going to be able to do anything useful with this? A
sid box may become a sarge box over time without any admin
intervention as the packages installed move into testing. This makes
detecting the difference easier said than done...
Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK. firstname.lastname@example.org
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