Determine Distro?

Tim Churchard thespacemonkey66 at
Sat Nov 1 15:55:42 CET 2008

Dale Maggee wrote:
> Hi,
> Does anyone know a way to determine which distro I have on my freerunner 
> from the command line? I'm looking into adding the ability for NeoTool 
> to import and export contacts, but to do that I'd need a way to 
> determine whether the user has 2007.2, Qtopia, 2008.x, or FSO installed.
> I was thinking that one thing I could do would be 'which addressbook' to 
> find Qtopia / 2008.x, but does anybody have a better suggestion?
cat /etc/om-version   will tell you which branch of code you're running
(eg org.openmoko.asu.stable {200?.? & FDOM} or fso / shr  - qtopia
probably also has one of these?

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