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Old 08-23-2006, 05:41 AM   #1
dotz
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No idea what to do


Hello, I want to know how do I find out information about my computer's system like processor, the hard drive, ram that sorta thing...
 
Old 08-23-2006, 06:04 AM   #2
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Try the following:

First command will give you info about your CPU (CPU should be upper case)

dmesg | grep CPU


Second command gives info about RAM:

demsg | grep mem


Regards,
Greenie
 
Old 08-23-2006, 06:14 AM   #3
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cat /proc/cpuinfo
cat /proc/meminfo
df -H
 
Old 08-23-2006, 10:26 AM   #4
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lspci for cards, etc.
 
Old 08-23-2006, 10:32 AM   #5
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hdparm -i /dev/hda (for primary hard drive, /dev/hdb for secondary/slave, etc.)

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