Dumping detailed hardware info on Linux

There’s a nifty tool called “dmidecode” that will dump detailed hardware information about a Linux system. You must be root to run it and it is as simple as typing “dmidecode” into the shell.

Check the manual page for more information.


Author: Jay Jay Billings

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