This is linuxinfo, used on Linux platforms.
The latest releases are always available at:
linuxinfo was written by Alex Buell, firstname.lastname@example.org
See the CREDITS file for a list of folks who have helped us out. linuxinfo
is copyrighted under the terms of the GPL and LGPL (See the COPYING file for
To build, simply use:
Once it's finished the make process, su to root (if not already root), and
to install the linuxinfo binary and man page to the appropriate
directories. Default is for the binary to go into /usr/local/bin and for
the man page to go into /usr/local/man/man8. You can change this by using
the --prefix in ./configure if required.
If linuxinfo does not recognize your CPU, please send me a copy of your
/proc/cpuinfo file, and I shall fix for next version. Thanks.
NOTE! linuxinfo has no capability to detect the clock speed on kernels
older than 2.1.x, *or* on low end processors.