[PyKDE] Need User Input

Jim Bublitz jbublitz at nwinternet.com
Fri Oct 15 21:26:22 BST 2004

On Friday 15 October 2004 11:10, Jim Bublitz wrote:
> Roberto Alsina pointed out to me that some distributions identify
> themselves in /etc/*release files. For example, on my system I have
> /etc/SuSE-release and /etc/lsb-release files.
> Could a few people check and see if other distributions do the same, and
> which of the files are present?
> Specifically, I need the name of any /etc/*release files on your system,
> and if /etc/lsb-release is present, if it includes the name and version of
> the distribution being used.

Thanks for the quick response!

Looks like it should be workable (I don't think Debian will be a problem).

If anyone has Slackware installed, that's the only major distro I haven't 
heard from yet (and Slackware, like all the others has some minor 


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