ARCH(1) Linux Programmer s Manual ARCH(1)

NAME arch - print machine architecture

SYNOPSIS arch

DESCRIPTION arch is deprecated command since release util-linux 2.13. Use uname -m.

On current Linux systems, arch prints things such as "i386", "i486", "i586", "alpha", "sparc", "arm", "m68k", "mips", "ppc".

SEE ALSO uname(1), uname(2)

Linux 2.0 4 July 1997 ARCH(1)