Provided by: hwinfo_12.9-1ubuntu1_i386 bug

NAME

       hwinfo — probe for hardware

SYNOPSIS

       hwinfo [ options ]

DESCRIPTION

       hwinfo is used to probe for the hardware present in the system.

OPTIONS

       --debug level
                 The  debug info is shown only in the log file. If you specify
                 a log file, the debug level is implicity set to a  reasonable
                 value.

       --dump-db n
                 Dump  hardware  database,  n  is  either  0  for the external
                 database, or 1 for the interlan database.

       --help    Print a usage and exit.

       --log logfile
                 Write info to logfile.

       --short   Print a short listing.

       --<hwitem>
                 Probe for the particular hardware  item.  Available  hardware
                 items   are:   cdrom,   floppy,   disk,   network,   gfxcard,
                 framebuffer, monitor, camera, storage-ctrl, netcard, printer,
                 tv,  dvb,  scanner,  braille, sys, bios, cpu, partition, usb-
                 ctrl, usb, pci, isapnp, ide, scsi, bridge, hub, memory,  smp,
                 pppoe, all and reallyall.

BUGS

       Not all hardware can be detected.

AUTHOR

          ·  Steffen Winterfeldt snwint@suse.de - hwinfo

          ·  Michal Svec msvec@suse.cz         - man page

SEE ALSO

       hwscan (8), discover (8).

                                                                     hwinfo(8)