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Why lsb_release -c command , returns n/a? [duplicate]

recently I switched from zorin os to deepin 20 for it's outstanding UI and eases of use for daily operations. it's almost OK but if I need some newer packages which are not listed in official deepin ...
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circular dependency between lsb-release and python3 (ubuntu 18.04)

I've managed to get into a situation where I have a circular dependency between lsb-release and python3. When I try to sudo apt install python3 --reinstall I get the following (just pasting the key ...
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Check Armbian version on the command line

I have an Orangepi+2e device with Armbian OS. How can I check Armbian version? I tried with these commands, but can not found Armbian type. $ sudo lsb_release -a Out: No LSB modules are ...
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How to determine which Ubuntu flavor I'm on?

I am on Xubuntu (16.04, btw) however lsb_release -a gives me: user@host:~$ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS Release: 16.04 ...
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Can't compare lsb_release result to string in Bash

I'm doing something wrong on the string comparison below. It works if I set a variable and compare that, but I can't copy the value to a string. Does anyone know what's wrong? $ if [ "$(lsb_release -...
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What is the differences between distributions, the OS and code names (stable, testing) in linux and what order is that listed in /etc/*release?

Overall, I'm trying to understand the differences between distributions, Operating systems and release code names (stable, experimental, testing) for Linux and how can those are listed in release ...
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why lsb_release looks slower than a program supposed to print few bytes?

i'm just wondering why in all linux boxs , lsb_release take longer time to print few infos about distro, anyone could enlighten me about this fact ? please.