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get cpu info from dmesg

Terminal - get cpu info from dmesg
dmesg | grep cpu
2009-04-03 01:57:04
User: kingji
Functions: dmesg grep
get cpu info from dmesg

get cpu info from dmesg


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cat /proc/cpuinfo sounds good

Comment by servermanaged 411 weeks and 3 days ago

when i do dmesg | grep cpu, i get this:

[ 0.000000] Initializing cgroup subsys cpuset

[ 0.000000] Initializing cgroup subsys cpu

[ 16.245264] Initializing cgroup subsys cpuacct

[ 18.120872] cpuidle: using governor ladder

[ 18.120921] cpuidle: using governor menu

[ 133.714393] Marking TSC unstable due to: cpufreq changes.

Not too helpful. (I'm using Ubuntu)

Comment by alperyilmaz 411 weeks and 3 days ago

sudo dmidecode | awk '/AMD/,/^$/'

sudo dmidecode | awk '/Intel/,/^$/'

Comment by Williebee 411 weeks and 2 days ago

try `cat /proc/cpuinfo` for some actually useful info.

Comment by sirlewk 406 weeks and 1 day ago

You can use lshw or hwinfo

hwinfo --cpu lshw -class processor

You shouldn't rely on dmesg for hardware info.


Comment by unixmonkey4372 400 weeks and 2 days ago

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