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Old 03-08-2012, 02:41 PM   #1
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How to read out installed firmware on e.g. Network Interface card


I want to make a list of hardware, software and firmware used in a Linux (Debian) system, but can not find a way to read out the installed firmware on e.g. Network Interface Card. This for instance to find out if there is a newer firmware available
or not. Does anybody know how to do this ? Via lspci, lshw and dmidecode I can not find this info.
 
Old 03-09-2012, 01:19 PM   #2
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This is from the Debian Wiki on the subject of firmware. Scroll down for a listing of the firmware files.
 
Old 03-09-2012, 02:52 PM   #3
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Thank you

Thank you very much foor the information. This what I have been looking for.
Search engines did not provide me that info.
 
  


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