Lists the supported memory types and how much your board can support.

sudo dmidecode -t 5,16

By: Dark006
2009-05-22 01:17:22

What Others Think

Won't work on all distros. Probably dmidecode -t memory is more informative.
st0p · 654 weeks and 4 days ago
True, -t 5,15 returns 'SMBIOS 2.4 present', memory works better. However, dmidecode itself is a very nice command.
Alanceil · 654 weeks and 4 days ago
From the man page: BUGS More often than not, information contained in the DMI tables is inaccurate, incomplete or simply wrong.
l4nmod · 654 weeks and 3 days ago
Damn this sucks that it hasn't worked for anyone but me. It was tested on 2 different Ubuntu machines...maybe thats it??
Dark006 · 654 weeks and 3 days ago
ain't working on Dell R200, CentOS 5.2
Charon · 653 weeks and 6 days ago

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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