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QRadar: Determine PCAP version by using CLI

Question & Answer


How do I determine the version the software my PCAP appliance is running from CLI?


Verification of PCAP software from CLI to see whether I am on the current build.


To resolve this issue.

  1. Using an SSH session log in to the PCAP appliance as root.
  2. Using CLI run the following command:
    cat /root/version.txt

Results: You now have the version of PCAP software.

Where do you find more information?

[{"Product":{"code":"SSMU35","label":"IBM QRadar Network Packet Capture Software"},"Business Unit":{"code":"BU059","label":"IBM Software w\/o TPS"},"Component":"General Information","Platform":[{"code":"PF016","label":"Linux"}],"Version":"Version Independent","Edition":"","Line of Business":{"code":"LOB24","label":"Security Software"}}]

Document Information

Modified date:
28 October 2020