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Distribution-independent way of testing if an interface's current IP was obtained via DHCP?

Firstly, parsing configuration files isn't really correct. And not nearly distro-independent either. My first idea was to search for running dhclient processes, but each distribution uses a different ...
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Linux: What are the possible values returned by `uname -m` and `uname -p`?

I know that, for 32-bit Intel Linuces, it returns i[3-6]86. For 64-bit Intel, it says x86_64. But what about other, exotic architectures? (PowerPC, Alpha, SPARC...) Is there an authoritative list ...
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Find the network card mac address in Windows

How can I find the network card mac address in Windows (7)?
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How can I determine if a SQL Server ldf log file is in use on a server?

I have a SQL Server ldf file that is a very large 190 gigabytes in size. I am pretty sure that it is just a remnant from an old SharePoint content database that is no longer on this database server, ...