hardware info in ubuntu

Peter Garrett peter.garrett at optusnet.com.au
Fri Nov 24 08:08:07 UTC 2006


On Fri, 24 Nov 2006 11:11:01 +1100
Paul Dwerryhouse <paul at dwerryhouse.com.au> wrote:

> On Thu, Nov 23, 2006 at 08:20:10AM +0000, MICHAEL WEAVER wrote:
> > Is there a way of finding out hardware of a PC in Ubuntu?
> 
> lspci - lists PCI devices
> lsusb - lists USB devices
> cat /proc/cpuinfo - displays the CPU information
> free - shows amount of memory
> 
Also for example

sudo lshw | less      or
sudo lshw > hardware.txt      (or your file name of choice )

(If you don't do it as root or with sudo it will complain that you
should ;)

Peter




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