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uname [options ]

Print the current Unix system name.



Report the information supplied by all the other options.


The hardware platform name. (For example, i86pc ; compare to i386 from -p .) Solaris only.


The hardware name.


The node name.


The host's processor type.


The operating system release.


The system name. This is the default action when no options are provided.


The operating system version.

-S name

Change the nodename to name . Privileged users only. Solaris only.


Print expanded information as expected by SCO Unix systems. Solaris only.

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