How to detect my OS info?

Peter Wu peterwu at
Thu Feb 27 08:33:22 CET 2003

>>>>> "Klaus" == Klaus Alexander Seistrup <spam at> writes:

    Klaus> Peter Wu wrote:
    >> How can I have more detailed information, such as version?

    Klaus> #v+

    >>>> import os os.uname()
    Klaus> ('Linux', 'brainsplit', '2.4.18', '#6 Sun Oct 27 11:09:10 CET
    Klaus> 2002', 'i686')

    Klaus> #v-

Python 2.2.2 (#37, Oct 14 2002, 17:02:34) [MSC 32 bit (Intel)] on win32
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>>> import os
>>> os.uname()
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "<stdin>", line 1, in ?
AttributeError: 'module' object has no attribute 'uname'

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