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  1. #1
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    How to check for hardware details in Linux shell

    hi guys,i run a dedicated server with theplanet.i have LAMP.what commands can i use in ssh to view the hardware details of my server ? i have centOS 5

    thanks

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    # lspci

    or lspci -v

    # man lspci

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    Memory Information
    Code:
    cat /proc/meminfo
    CPU Information
    Code:
    cat /proc/cpuinfo
    Realtime Memory Information in MB
    Code:
    free -m
    List Mounted Disks and Usage
    Code:
    df -h
    List Disks and Partitions
    Code:
    fdisk -l
    These are all the big ones I use.
    Last edited by Winstyn; 07-04-2009 at 02:00 AM. Reason: Reformatted the code.
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    To dump BIOS Info
    Code:
    dmidecode
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    As someone else said probably the best way to check overall hardware in a system is "dmidecode"

    You can also use "cat /proc/scsi/scsi" to check SAS/SATA disks etc.

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