MAN Solaris - machid (1)

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NAME

machid, sun, iAPX286, i286, i386, i486, i860, pdp11, sparc, u3b, u3b2, u3b5, u3b15, vax, u370 - get processor type truth value

CONTENTS

Synopsis
Description
Attributes
See Also
Notes

SYNOPSIS

sun

iAPX286

i386

pdp11

sparc

u3b

u3b2

u3b5

u3b15

vax

u370

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DESCRIPTION

The following commands will return a true value (exit code of 0) if you are using an instruction set that the command name indicates.

sun

True if you are on a Sun system.

iAPX286

True if you are on a computer using an iAPX286 processor.

i386

True if you are on a computer using an iAPX386 processor.

pdp11


True if you are on a PDP-11/45® or PDP-11/70®.

sparc

True if you are on a computer using a SPARC-family processor.

u3b

True if you are on a 3B20 computer.

u3b2

True if you are on a 3B2 computer.

u3b5

True if you are on a 3B5 computer.

u3b15

True if you are on a 3B15 computer.

vax

True if you are on a VAX-11/750® or VAX-11/780®.

u370

True if you are on an IBM® System/370® computer.

The commands that do not apply will return a false (non-zero) value. These commands are often used within makefiles (see make(1S)) and shell scripts (see sh(1)) to increase portability.

ATTRIBUTES

See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:

ATTRIBUTE TYPEATTRIBUTE VALUE
AvailabilitySUNWcsu

SEE ALSO

make(1S), sh(1), test(1), true(1), uname(1), attributes(5)

NOTES

The machid family of commands is obsolete. Use uname -p and uname -m instead.

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SunOS 5.11 machid (1) 5 Jul 1990
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