Monthly Archives: August 2008

How to display info about a PCI bus in the system (and the device connected to it)

Open a terminal window by going to Applications > Accessories > Terminal. In the Terminal Window, enter: lspci | grep Then press Enter.For example, typing lspci | grep BCM43 in my terminal window produces the result: 06:05.0 Network controller: Broadcom … Continue reading

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How to show whether a specific kernel module is loaded

Open a terminal window by going to Applications > Accessories > Terminal. In the Terminal Window, enter: lsmod | grep Then press Enter.For example, typing lsmod | grep b4 in my terminal window produces the result: b44 28432 0ssb 32260 … Continue reading

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