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vinoman
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Hardware listing

Postby vinoman » Sun Nov 23, 2008 5:58 pm

In Mint 5, where is the device manager, or listing of the hardware on your PC?

I ran $ lspci an it showed me my video listing. Is there a command to show other hardware listings?

Husse
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Re: Hardware listing

Postby Husse » Mon Nov 24, 2008 7:26 am

I don't know why the Device manager disappeared, but it's bad....
However lspci lists everything connected to pci and then you have lsusb for usb
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jyoungxxxx
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Re: Hardware listing

Postby jyoungxxxx » Mon Nov 24, 2008 11:45 am

These commands are commonly used for hardware info:

dmesg
lsdev
lshal
lspci
lsusb
lsscsi

Also, type "cat /proc/meminfo" for example for memory information. There are others like cpuinfo as well as others.


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