Hardware Info

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jpl (Contrib)


Contrib 10:
Contrib 9:
The latest version of smeserver-hwinfo is available in the SME repository, click on the version number(s) for more information.


This contrib adds a new Hardware Info panel in the server-manager to launch and display a detailed report about your server's hardware using lshw (http://ezix.org/project/wiki/HardwareLiSter), on SME Server.


Install contrib:

yum --enablerepo=smecontribs install smeserver-hwinfo
yum install smeserver-hwinfo --enablerepo=smecontribs
config set UnsavedChanges no
yum install --enablerepo=smecontribs smeserver-hwinfo
config set UnsavedChanges no

Check installed version

yum info installed lshw smeserver-hwinfo


yum remove lshw

This will also remove smeserver-hwinfo


Login to server-manager, find a new line under "Configuration". It can also be used from console (as root):


Additional information

Forum announce thread

Known issues

For SMEserver prior to version 7.2 with updates as per 2007-12-25 could (should?) use lshw-2.11.1-1.el4.rf.i386.rpm instead. Bug report 3670 filed.


Please raise bugs under the SME-Contribs section in bugzilla or use this link .

"No open bugs found."


Only released version in smecontrib are listed here.

smeserver-hwinfo Changelog: SME 10 (smecontribs)
2021/08/23 Terry Fage 1.2-5.sme
- apply locale 2021-08-22 patch
2021/03/26 Brian Read 1.2-4.sme
- Add Update event to createlinks [SME: 11060]

2021/03/26 BogusDateBot
- Eliminated rpmbuild "bogus date" warnings due to inconsistent weekday,

 by assuming the date is correct and changing the weekday.
Thu May 21 2008 --> Thu May 15 2008 or Wed May 21 2008 or Thu May 22 2008 or ....
2020/10/28 Brian Read 1.2-3.sme
- Initial import to SME10 - [SME: 11060]
2015/08/22 stephane de Labrusse 1.2-2.sme
- Initial release to contribs9