How to Find the Serial Number/Version for BRU
Get the Version & Serial Number:
The command below applies to all versions on all platforms for BRU.
$ bru -h
The above command will show an output of the version information which should look something like the following:
# bru -h usage: bru -cdeghitx [-#AabBCDEfFGIjlLmnNoOpPQRSrsTuUvVwXYZ] file(s)... Examples: backup: bru -cvf /dev/tape /path-to-backup restore: bru -xvf /dev/tape /file(s)-to-restore BRU is a backup software product licensed by TOLIS Group. It is NOT public domain, open source, or shareware. Versions are available for almost any type of Unix system. For more information on BRU or for product technical support, please contact: TOLIS Group, Inc. 8687 E. Via de Ventura Suite 115 Scottsdale, AZ 85258 USA Phone: (480) 505-0488 Fax: (480) 505-0492 Email: email@example.com WWW: http://www.tolisgroup.com/ For additional help, try: man bru or man /bru/bru.1 Or visit our web site for our online manuals. Release: 18.0.1 Serial number: 8251-0001 Registrant: <nobody> BRU ID: LI/X3 Encryption: disabled Remote shell: /usr/bin/rsh Remote device server: /etc/rmt Archive: +OVERWRITEPROTECT=yes Media size: <unknown> Buffer size: 20k bytes Queries to: /dev/tty Replies from: /dev/tty Device table: /etc/brutab [ BRUTAB ] Incl/excl pattern: /etc/bruxpat [ BRUXPAT ] Max warnings: 1000 [ BRUMAXWARNINGS ] Max errors: 500 [ BRUMAXERRORS ] Copyright: Copyright (c) 1985-2008, TOLIS Group, Inc. All Rights Reserved. $
The only two fields that you need are the first two. The "Release" and "Serial number" fields.