Is there a dxdiag for ubuntu?

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Lime
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Is there a dxdiag for ubuntu?

Postby Lime » Sun Nov 21, 2010 7:27 pm UTC

Is there some command that tells you about your computer's hardware like dxdiag does for windows?

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Re: Is there a dxdiag for ubuntu?

Postby Dropzone » Sun Nov 21, 2010 8:47 pm UTC

lshw is one that's installed by default on Ubuntu (run sudo lshw in a terminal). There's also a GUI version of it that isn't installed by default - you can get it by installing the lshw-gtk package, then running sudo lshw-gtk. As far as I can tell, you get exactly the same information no matter which version you use.


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