[CentOS] dmidecode for CentOS 2.1? [hardware serial number and type]

Mon Apr 28 00:23:44 UTC 2008
John Newbigin <jnewbigin at ict.swin.edu.au>

rpm -qf /usr/sbin/dmidecode

CentOS 2 is not dead yet.

dmidecode does exist and should work fine.


Simon Jolle wrote:
> Hi CentOS users
> I have here old CentOS 2.1 server on IBM Xseries 336. How to see
> serial number and machine type?
> It seems that "dmidecode" is not available for CentOS 2.1
> cheers
> Simon

John Newbigin
ITS Senior Analyst / Programmer
Faculty of Information and Communication Technologies
Swinburne University of Technology
Melbourne, Australia