Smoke 'em if you got 'em

Joseph Hall joseph at thatworks.com
Sat Jan 17 06:29:45 MST 2009


On Sat, Jan 17, 2009 at 12:20 AM, Dr. Scott S. Jones <scott at fyrenice.com> wrote:
>> Need a quick way to check your model or serial number in Linux?
>>
>>   smartctl -a /dev/sda | head
>
> I try your command there, and it returns 'command not found' .. What am I
> missing here?
>
> Scott

Looks like in Ubuntu 8.04 and RHEL5, it's in the smartmontools
package. In RHEL4, it looks like it's in the kernel-utils package. Too
lazy to look on my Fedora box, sorry. It doesn't look like it's part
of a base install on any of those though.

-- 
Joseph
http://blog.josephhall.com/



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