Welcome!
Important information
-- Required MX 15/16 Repository Changes
-- Information on torrent hosting changes
-- Information on MX15/16 GPG Keys
-- Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities

News
-- Introducing our new Website
-- MX Linux on social media: here

Current releases
-- MX-18.3 Point Release release info here
-- Migration Information to MX-18 here
-- antiX-17.4.1 release info here

New users
-- Please read this first, and don't forget to add system and hardware information to posts!
-- Here are the Forum Rules

What Verison Of MX Do I Have

User avatar
dadalka
Forum Novice
Forum  Novice
Posts: 2
Joined: Sun Feb 10, 2019 1:46 pm

What Verison Of MX Do I Have

#1

Post by dadalka » Sun Feb 10, 2019 1:49 pm

Can someone tell me the command to find out what version of MX I have. Version 18 or 18.1

User avatar
Adrian
Forum Veteran
Forum Veteran
Posts: 9905
Joined: Wed Jul 12, 2006 1:42 am

Re: What Verison Of MX Do I Have

#2

Post by Adrian » Sun Feb 10, 2019 1:50 pm

Code: Select all

lsb_release -a

User avatar
dolphin_oracle
Forum Veteran
Forum Veteran
Posts: 11491
Joined: Sun Dec 16, 2007 1:17 pm

Re: What Verison Of MX Do I Have

#3

Post by dolphin_oracle » Sun Feb 10, 2019 2:00 pm

Or inxi -F.

Or cat /etc/mx-version.
http://www.youtube.com/runwiththedolphin
lenovo ThinkPad T530 - MX-18
lenovo s21e - MX-18, antiX-17.3.1 (live-USB)
FYI: mx "test" repo is not the same thing as debian testing repo.

User avatar
chrispop99
Forum Guide
Forum Guide
Posts: 2790
Joined: Tue Jan 27, 2009 3:07 pm

Re: What Verison Of MX Do I Have

#4

Post by chrispop99 » Sun Feb 10, 2019 5:18 pm

Or just use the 'Quick System Info' tool from MX Tools.

If you are fully updated, you will have 18.1; you may need to reboot to have 18.1 displayed.

Chris
Test machines:
32-bit non-PAE - Thinkpad T41, 1.6GHz Pentium M, 1GB RAM.
32-bit PAE - DELL Latitude D610, 1.73GHz Pentium M, 2GB RAM.
64-bit - Lenovo T61, 2GHz Core 2 Duo, 2GB RAM
64-bit - Gigabyte Z77P-D3, Intel i3-3220, GeForce 8400 GS, 4GB PC3-12800.

User avatar
dadalka
Forum Novice
Forum  Novice
Posts: 2
Joined: Sun Feb 10, 2019 1:46 pm

Re: What Verison Of MX Do I Have

#5

Post by dadalka » Sun Feb 10, 2019 11:00 pm

Thank you all this is solved.

User avatar
chrispop99
Forum Guide
Forum Guide
Posts: 2790
Joined: Tue Jan 27, 2009 3:07 pm

Re: What Verison Of MX Do I Have

#6

Post by chrispop99 » Mon Feb 11, 2019 4:47 am

dadalka wrote:
Sun Feb 10, 2019 11:00 pm
Thank you all this is solved.
Glad to hear it.

Please edit the 'Subject' field by going to your first post, and add the word 'SOLVED' to it.

Chris
Test machines:
32-bit non-PAE - Thinkpad T41, 1.6GHz Pentium M, 1GB RAM.
32-bit PAE - DELL Latitude D610, 1.73GHz Pentium M, 2GB RAM.
64-bit - Lenovo T61, 2GHz Core 2 Duo, 2GB RAM
64-bit - Gigabyte Z77P-D3, Intel i3-3220, GeForce 8400 GS, 4GB PC3-12800.

User avatar
oops
Forum Regular
Forum Regular
Posts: 717
Joined: Tue Apr 10, 2018 5:07 pm

Re: What Verison Of MX Do I Have

#7

Post by oops » Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:43 am

dadalka wrote:
Sun Feb 10, 2019 1:49 pm
Can someone tell me the command to find out what version of MX I have. Version 18 or 18.1
Re:
... and if you need some extra info about your hardware:

Code: Select all

inxi -Fxxxx -v 8
... If it is solved, then you can add [Solved]... in the title of your first post.
$ inxi -Fxxxz : System: Host:XEON ... Distro: MX-18_x64 Continuum

WilliamHunt
Forum Novice
Forum  Novice
Posts: 1
Joined: Mon Feb 18, 2019 5:12 pm

Re: What Verison Of MX Do I Have

#8

Post by WilliamHunt » Mon Feb 18, 2019 5:15 pm

Thanks for helping me on finding the version

User avatar
kmathern
Forum Veteran
Forum Veteran
Posts: 9590
Joined: Wed Jul 12, 2006 2:26 pm

Re: What Verison Of MX Do I Have

#9

Post by kmathern » Mon Feb 18, 2019 5:50 pm

$ cat /etc/mx-version
MX-18.1.1.1.1.1_x64 Continuum Feb 9, 2019
I just noticed it, why all the extra .1's ?

User avatar
Eadwine Rose
Forum Veteran
Forum Veteran
Posts: 8233
Joined: Wed Jul 12, 2006 2:10 am

Re: What Verison Of MX Do I Have

#10

Post by Eadwine Rose » Mon Feb 18, 2019 6:08 pm

$ cat /etc/mx-version
MX-18.1_x64 Continuum Dec 20, 2018


Hmm.. no collection of 1s here. Different date though.
MX-18.3_x64 May 26 2019 * 4.19.0-5-amd64 ext4 Xfce 4.12.3 * 8-core AMD Ryzen 7 2700
Asus TUF B450-Plus Gaming UEFI * Asus GTX 1050 Ti Nvidia 390.116 * 2x16Gb DDR4 2666 Kingston HyperX Predator
Samsung 860EVO * Samsung S24D330 & P2250 * HP Envy5030

Post Reply

Return to “General”