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# uname -a
Linux linux-c14b 2.6.27.25-0.1-default #1 SMP 2009-07-01 15:37:09 +0200 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
# SaX2 --version
SaX2 version 8.1 - SVN Release: 1.49 2003/03/17
# cat /etc/SuSE-release
openSUSE 11.1 (i586)
VERSION = 11.1