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From: Duncan <1i5t5.duncan@×××.net>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-amd64] Re: Re: initio seen, mt -f doesn't work
Date: Fri, 16 Dec 2005 14:06:12
Message-Id: pan.2005.12.16.13.58.52.166728@cox.net
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Re: initio seen, mt -f doesn't work by Gavin Seddon
Gavin Seddon posted <1134736826.1625.3.camel@linuxstation>, excerpted
below,  on Fri, 16 Dec 2005 12:40:26 +0000:

> On Mon, 2005-12-12 at 18:36 -0800, Steve Herber wrote: >> Besides lspci and lsusb, I like lshw. >> >> sys-apps/lshw >> >> >From the man page: >> >> lshw is a small tool to extract detailed information on the hardware >> configuration of the machine. It can report exact memory configuration, >> firmware version, mainboard configuration, CPU version and speed, cache >> configuration, bus speed, etc. on DMI-capable x86 or IA-64 systems and >> on some PowerPC machines (PowerMac G4 is known to work). > Hi, > 'lshw' not found.
It's "not found" because you haven't merged it. sys-apps/lshw indicates that "lshw" is a package in the "sys-apps" category in the portage tree. Thus, you have to "emerge -a lshw" before you can run it. -- Duncan - List replies preferred. No HTML msgs. "Every nonfree program has a lord, a master -- and if you use the program, he is your master." Richard Stallman in http://www.linuxdevcenter.com/pub/a/linux/2004/12/22/rms_interview.html -- gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list