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Old 01-09-2009, 05:29 AM   #1
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Processor/RAM speed

whats the command to print processor speed, RAM available?
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free -m can give you an idea of your physical memory. For processor you can get information from a file /proc/cpuinfo
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U can see prcessor speed in /proc/cpuinfo and for RAM u can use top or /proc/meminfo
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If you ever wonder what the commands are in Linux to perform a specific function you can get a list of commands and a description of what they do with the following command typed in terminal mode:
apropos {key words}
For instance to find commands which give information about memory:
apropos memory
Once you find a command you wish to use if you need more information on how to use that command, type:
man {command}
For example:
man free
will give the manual page on the free command.

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