[wellylug] Identifying Physical Memory type

Tim Nicholas tim at nicholas.net.nz
Mon May 17 12:16:50 NZST 2004

On 17/05/04 11:21, Jamie Baddeley wrote:
> Hi,
> Does anyone know of way to work out the type of memory for a Intel
> machine without physically opening the thing up?
> I've tried cat /proc/meminfo and /proc/cpuinfo, but they don't tell me
> whether the ram is DDR, SD etc. Also knowing how many slots are
> used/free would be great too.
> Or am I going to have to get the screwdriver out?
> jamie

Sometimes the bios will tell you, either as it boots or in the system info.


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