Devuan GNU+Linux is a free software operating system for your
computer. Free software means you are free to use, copy
and distribute, study, change the software, and share your
modifications with the community.
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apt install lsb-release
misc : optional
Linux Standard Base version reporting utility
The Linux Standard Base (http://www.linuxbase.org/) is a standard
core system that third-party applications written for Linux can
The lsb-release command is a simple tool to help identify the Linux
distribution being used and its compliance with the Linux Standard Base.
LSB conformance will not be reported unless the required metapackages are
While it is intended for use by LSB packages, this command may also
be useful for programmatically distinguishing between a pure Devuan
installation and derived distributions.