Display Linux hardware and BIOS information
The Linux dmidecode command reads the system DMI (Desktop Management Interface) table to display hardware and BIOS information of the server. A sample output of the dmidecode command is shown below:
# dmidecode | head -15 # dmidecode 2.11 SMBIOS 2.7 present. 140 structures occupying 6178 bytes. Table at 0x000E9C70. Handle 0x0000, DMI type 0, 24 bytes BIOS Information Vendor: American Megatrends Inc. Version: 4.6.1010 Release Date: 04/27/2012 Address: 0xF0000 Runtime Size: 64 kB ROM Size: 16384 kB Characteristics: PCI is supported
dmidecode command to text file
You can direct the output of dmidecode command to a text file as shown on the example below.
# dmidecode > dmidecode.txt
Please forward the output file from dmidecode to Napatech Technical Support for further assistance.