linux, ubuntu version

Not all the commands/methods will be available in all flavours of unix/linux.

lsb_release (Linux Standard Base) prints system information with some distribution specific information
$lsb_release -a

uname prints system information like kernel info etc
$uname -a
$cat /proc/version
$cat /etc/issue
cat /etc/*-release

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