Re: Laptop: system hangs
On Tue, Sep 02, 2003 at 01:10:40PM +0200, Matthias P. Wuerfl wrote:
> OK. Su to root is no problem. What i meant was "what do i have to type
> to get information about what was detected during startup?". What i need
> is the linux-translation of "Hey Knoppix, what did you detect?". I
> thougt of "cat /var/log/boot" or "var/log/hardware-detect", but there's
> no such file. I'll c&p /var/log/messages for it has been useful in other
> cases :-).
is usually very informative. You should also find info on the
various busses as well. But the pci will probably give you most
of what you want.
If it is a 2.6.0 without the /proc/pci legacy code, you use
to get some info.
You can also use
to find out what drivers knoppix loaded.