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  • Hardinfo

    Hardinfo is a system information and benchmark tool for Linux. It shows detailed system info, including hardware, environment, and kernel. It can use lm_sensors and ACPI...

    • Discontinued The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.5.1, released in April 2009, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

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  • Sysinfo

    sysinfo is a graphical tool that is able to display some hardware and software information about the computer it is run on. It is able to recognize information about:...

    • Discontinued The Sysinfo website is down and Sourceforge reports the last update as being from 2013

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • inxi

    Inxi is a system information script that can display various things about your hardware and software to users in an irc chatroom or support forum. it runs with the /exec...

    Free Open Source Linux

  • Udev Discover

    A helping tool for udev testers, coders, hackers and consumers. Main features are - Browsing the sysfs tree via udev, Reports udev device info and udev properties...

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • cpuid

    cpuid dumps detailed information about the CPU(s) gathered from the CPUID instruction, and also determines the exact model of CPU(s).

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • read-edid

    read-edid is a pair of tools (originally by John Fremlin) for reading the EDID from a monitor. It should work with most monitors made since 1996 (except for newer ones...

    Free Open Source Linux

  • yacpi

    Yacpi is an acpi monitoring program for Linux. It displays various acpi information like battery status and ac status on notebooks. The main reason why i wrote this...

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • driconf

    DRIconf is a configuration applet for the Direct Rendering Infrastructure. It allows customizing performance and visual quality settings of OpenGL drivers on a...

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • vbetool

    vbetool is a small application that executes code from the BIOS of your video card. This is mostly useful for reinitialising the hardware, for instance after ACPI...

    Free Open Source Linux

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