Hardware Probe

Hardware Probe

linuxhw Publisher

Install latest/stable of Hardware Probe

Ubuntu 16.04 or later?

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Install using the command line

sudo snap install hw-probe

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Check operability of computer hardware and find drivers

A tool to probe for hardware, check operability and find drivers with the help of Linux Hardware Database.

Probe — is a snapshot of your computer hardware state. The tool checks operability of devices by analysis of logs and returns a permanent url to view the probe of the computer:

 hw-probe -all -upload

If some of hardware devices doesn't work due to a missed driver then the tool will suggest a proper Linux kernel version according to the LKDDb or third-party drivers.

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Details for Hardware Probe

License
LGPL-2.1+
Last updated
12 February 2021

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