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Hardware lister

lshw (HardWare LiSter) is a small tool for Linux to provide detailed information on the hardware configuration of the machine. It can report exact memory configuration, firmware version, mainboard configuration, CPU version and speed, cache configuration, bus speed, etc.

Operating Systems

Recent releases

  •  04 Aug 2013 13:05

    Release Notes: This version fixes a number of minor bugs.

    •  10 Jan 2012 22:11

      Release Notes: This version corrects bugs, adds support for reporting physical disks sector size, improves support of GPT-partitioned disks, and sports a more flexible GUI (readying for GTK3).

      •  05 Oct 2010 13:02

        Release Notes: This version adds experimental support for dumping information into an SQLite database. A French localization was added. A number of bugs were fixed.

        •  13 Feb 2009 01:00

          Release Notes: This version fixes several bugs that caused lshw to hang while scanning the system. It also improves portability (especially compilation on newer Linux distributions) and adds support for detection of EXT4 volumes.

          •  09 May 2008 21:09

            Release Notes: This version fixes crashes and portability problems on i386, IA-64, Sparc, and Arch Linux, and adds correct detection of 64-bit systems (x86-64).


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