Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. Join them; it only takes a minute:

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

Is there any command on linux to check if CD or DVD is 32bit or 64bit?

share|improve this question

migrated from Sep 3 '10 at 12:18

This question came from our site for professional and enthusiast programmers.

What do you mean by "32 bit" and "64 bit" in this context? – Pekka 웃 Sep 3 '10 at 11:09
up vote 10 down vote accepted

A CD or DVD is not really 32 bits or 64 bits. However, it may contain a 64 bit program. The linux utility file can tell you more about an executable.

share|improve this answer

if you have a live distro running you can check the running version with uname -a

share|improve this answer

You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .