vuname(1) print view information


vuname [OPTION]...


Print certain view information. With no OPTION, same as -s.


-a, --all
print all information, in the following order, except omit -p and -i if unknown.
-s, --kernel-name
print the kernel name
-n, --nodename
print the network node hostname
-r, --kernel-release
print the kernel release
-v, --kernel-version
print the kernel version
-m, --machine
print the machine hardware name
-p, --processor
print the processor type or "unknown"
-i, --hardware-platform
print the hardware platform or "unknown"
-o, --operating-system
print the operating system
-U, --serverid
print the view-os server id
-V, --viewid
print the view id
-N, --viewname
print the view name
-x, --nouname
do not use uname (without this flag the command behaves like uname                 when it runs on a non View-OS enabled environment).
-q, --quiet
quiet mode: error messages suppressed
display a help message and exit
output version information and exit


View-OS is a project of the Computer Science Department, University of Bologna. Project Leader: Renzo Davoli.

Howto's and further information can be found on the project wiki <>.