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TRU64 Driver development

Alice Daniel
Frequent Advisor

TRU64 Driver development

I have several Alpha servers running either tru64 os version 4.0f or 5.1b. I have a driver that I want to use under both os versions. In my app, I use the "unamee" command to determine the os version string and execute the applicable code. Can the "uname" function be used in a driver to achieve the same thing?
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Mark Poeschl_2
Honored Contributor

Re: TRU64 Driver development

Yes - see 'man 2 uname' for the description of the uname function callable from within driver code.