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Old 02-10-2009, 04:08 AM   #1
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Unhappy how to check the hardware info

Good Morning

I have a machine which is installed with linux operating system and has the harware mentioned below.

1) 2-quad core processors 8- CPU’s
2) 16GB RAM and
3) Nvidia FX5600 graphics card.

Can anyone please give me the commands to make sure that machine has the above harware.

Thanks and Regards
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install the lshw command
in debian:
aptitude install lshw
Old 02-10-2009, 04:22 AM   #3
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# cat /proc/cpuinfo
Old 02-10-2009, 04:32 AM   #4
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1. cat /proc/cpuinfo (as mentioned by tuttu22)
2. cat /proc/meminfo
3. lspci

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As the 'best' way to this is distro dependant, please give the name of your distro.
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to see if the devices gets initialised.



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