Finding memory info

Stuart Jansen sjansen at
Thu Jun 21 11:49:27 MDT 2007

On Thu, 2007-06-21 at 09:33 -0600, Derek Davis wrote:
> In order to get the amount of memory, I am using lshw because it gives
> the number of memory banks as well.
> I'm trying to make it as generic as possible, but never know when a
> new case will arise that I missed.

I was going to suggest dmidecode, but a quick test shows it also has
different output depending on version. Oh well, one more data point.

Stuart Jansen              e-mail/jabber: sjansen at
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