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    lsdisk Alternatives

    lsdisk is described as 'Creates a list of attached disks without root privileges (similar as ldisk -lu, but with extensive device information)' and is an app in the Development category. There are eight alternatives to lsdisk for Linux, KDE, GNOME, MATE and Xfce. The best alternative is GNOME Disks, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like lsdisk are Hardinfo (Free, Open Source), Hardware Lister (Free, Open Source), hwinfo (Free, Open Source) and Sysinfo (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 27, 2014
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    Creates a list of attached disks without root privileges (similar as ldisk -lu, but with extensive device information).
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    1. Also known as palimpsest, gnome-disk-utility provides libraries and applications for dealing with storage devices.
    2. 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 for temperature and battery information. It also has four CPU banchmarks and two FPU benchmarks.

      Discontinued

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



    3. lshw (Hardware Lister) is a small tool 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.
    4. hwinfo/libhd are used to probe for the hardware present in the system. It can be used to generate a system overview log which can be later used for support.
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      sysinfo is a graphical tool that is able to display some hardware and software information about the computer it is run on.

      Discontinued

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



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      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, Filter and search devices, Monitorize udev device events.
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      cpuid dumps detailed information about the CPU(s) gathered from the CPUID instruction, and also determines the exact model of CPU(s).
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      Uses information in sysfs (Linux kernels 2.6.0 and later) to list all scsi devices (or hosts) currently attached to the system. Options can be used to control the amount and form of information provided for each device.
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