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How I can to know information about processor (CPU) in terminal/console of GNU/Linux OS?

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Software lscpu

Command "lscpu" output in detail information about processor:


Software dmidecode

Standard program "dmidecode" also output information about hardware.
Information about CPU:

sudo dmidecode -t 4

Information about RAM:

sudo dmidecode -t 17

File cpuinfo

In file "/proc/cpuinfo" are all hardware characteristics of machine. With help program-pager you can get needed cuts. E.g., detail information about processor you can output with help command:

cat /proc/cpuinfo


Discover which socket have processor you can in following way:

Software lssoket

Programm not always are in standard pre installed programm pool.


File soketinfo

cat /proc/soketinfo

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