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'x86info' probes CPU registers to find out more information than other `cpuinfo' tools which just parse /proc/cpuinfo. It can discover the contents of model-specific registers, discover CPU silicon revisions, and more.


Download version 1.20 (stable)
released on 27 September 2006

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LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey21 December 2001

Leaders and contributors

Lenz Grimmer Contributor
Mark Brown Contributor
Dave Jones Maintainer
Stanislav Sedov Contributor
Arjan van de Ven Contributor
Gwenole Beauchesne Contributor
Kornilios Kourtis Contributor

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Audience Resource type URI
Developer VCS Repository Webview;a=shortlog
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Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Weak prerequisite or 2.4.x)
Required to build make
Required to build as
Weak prerequisite Linux kernal with cpuid and msr drivers (2.2.18 and above

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 16 October 2009.


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