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Old 06-21-2005, 02:22 PM   #1
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I'd like to know about my computer's guts without taking it apart. is there a command to tell me things like:

-how much memory i have
-processor speed
-hard disk space

it's pretty straightforward on user oriented Operating Systems, but i always have trouble with the simple stuff on Linux.

Old 06-21-2005, 02:46 PM   #2
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cat /proc/meminfo
cat /proc/cpuinfo

Old 06-21-2005, 03:04 PM   #3
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check out: and print it out (only 4 pages) and stick it on your wall.
df - Report filesystem disk space usage
free - memory space usage
don't know about processor command- I'm sure there is one, I just can't find it. try googling it.

hope this helps

beat me to it Kdr Kane!

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