Binary package “lsb-release” in ubuntu trusty

Linux Standard Base version reporting utility

 The Linux Standard Base ( is a standard
 core system that third-party applications written for Linux can
 depend upon.
 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 Debian
 installation and derived distributions.

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