How to Check Your Current Redhat Version


In this tutorial i will show you how to check your current redhat version , sometimes we need to check current version to make sure compatibility with an application. Some method  also work in redhat based distro like centos.

There are some way to check your current redhat version

Release Files 

You can check the Redhat version by look at file /etc/system-release or /etc/redhat-release.


The output will be like below


LSB Release

You can check your current redhat version using command line lsb_release

Example output will be


System Release

The another method to check your redhat system version is by querying the redhat-release package

Example output

Congratulations,  you have successfully know how check your current redhat version.  Thank you using this tutorial to check redhat version.

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