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INXI(8)				     inxi			       INXI(8)

NAME
       inxi  - Info script for console and IRC.

SYNOPSIS
       inxi

       inxi [-AbCdDfFGhHiIlMnNopPrsSu] [-c NUMBER] [-v NUMBER]

       inxi [-t (c or m or cm or cm NUMBER)] [-x LETTER(s)] [-xx LETTER]

       inxi [--help] [--recommends] [--version] [-@ NUMBER]

DESCRIPTION
       inxi  is an system info script for console and IRC. However some people
       use inxi in their forum posts as well - for the same reason. It is is a
       fork  of	 locsmif's  largely  unmaintained  yet	very  clever, infobash
       script. inxi is co-developed, a group project, primarily	 with  trash80
       on the programming side.

       But  the	 nice  people  at irc.oftc.net channel #linux-smokers-club all
       really have to be considered to be co-developers because of their  non-
       stop enthusiasm and willingness to provide real time testing and debug‐
       ging of inxi development.

       Without a wide range of diverse Linux kernel based Free Desktop systems
       to test on, we could never have gotten inxi to be as reliable and solid
       as it's turning out to be.

       And of course, locsmif, who figured out a  lot  of  the	core  methods,
       logic,  and  tricks  used  in  inxi,  has to be considered as a primary
       author as well, even if	inxi  has  been	 officially  forked  from  his
       infobash script.

NOTES FOR ALL USERS FOR THE OPTIONS SECTION
       Options	can be combined if they do not conflict. Either group the let‐
       ters together or separate them.

       Letters with numbers can have no gap or a gap at your discretion unless
       using  -t

       eg inxi -AG or inxi -A -G or inxi -c10


OPTIONS
       -A     Show Audio/sound card information.

       -b     Shows basic output, short form (previously -d). Same as: inxi -v
	      2

       -c [0-32]
	      Available color schemes. Scheme number is required.

	      Supported color schemes: 0-32.

       -c [94-99]
	      Color selectors run a  color  selector  option   prior  to  inxi
	      starting which lets you set the config file value for the selec‐
	      tion.

	      Color selectors for each type display

	      (NOTE: irc and global only show safe color set):

	-c 94	 Console, out of X

	-c 95	 Terminal, running in X - like xTerm

	-c 96	 Gui IRC, running in X - like Xchat, Quassel,
	      Konversation etc.

	-c 97	 Console IRC running in X - like irssi in xTerm

	-c 98	 Console IRC not in  X

	-c 99	 Global - Overrides/removes all settings.

	      Setting specific removes global.

       -C     Show full CPU output, including per CPU clockspeed.

       -d     Shows optical drive data. Same as -Dd. With  -x,	adds  features
	      line to output.  -xx adds a few more features.

       -D     Show   full  hard	 Disk  info,  not  only	 model,	 ie:  /dev/sda
	      ST380817AS 80.0GB.

       -f     Show all cpu flags used, not just the short list. Not shown with
	      -F to avoid spamming.

       -F     Show Full output for inxi. Includes all Upper Case line letters,
	      plus -s and -n.  Does not show extra verbose options like -x  -d
	      -f -u -l -o -p -t -r unless you use that argument.

       -G     Show  Graphic  card  information	(card, x type, resolution, glx
	      renderer, version).

       -h     This help menu.

       --help Same as -h

       -H     This help menu, plus developer options. Do not use  dev  options
	      in normal operation!

       -i     Show Wan IP address, and shows local interfaces (requires ifcon‐
	      fig network tool).  Same as -Nni. Not shown  with	 -F  for  user
	      security reasons, you shouldn't paste your local/wan IP.

       -I     Show  Information:  processes,  uptime, memory, irc client, inxi
	      version.

       -l     Show partition labels. Default: short partition -P. For full  -p
	      output, use: -pl (or -plu).

       -M     Show  machine  data.  Motherboard,  Bios, and if present, System
	      Builder  (Like  Lenovo).	 Older	systems/kernels	 without   the
	      required /sys data can use dmidecode instead, run as root.

       -n     Show  Advanced  Network  card  information.  Same	 as -Nn. Shows
	      interface, speed, mac id, state, etc.

       -N     Show Network card information. With -x, shows  PCI  BusID,  Port
	      number.

       -o     Show unmounted partition information (includes UUID and LABEL if
	      available).  Shows file system type if you have file  installed,
	      if  you  are  root OR if you have added to /etc/sudoers (sudo v.
	      1.7 or newer): <username> ALL = NOPASSWD: /usr/bin/file (sample)

       -p     Show full partition information (-P plus all other detected par‐
	      titions).

       -P     Show  Partition  information  (shows  what  -v 4 would show, but
	      without extra data).  Shows, if detected:	 /  /boot  /home  /tmp
	      /usr /var. Use -p to see all mounted partitions.

       -r     Show distro repository data. Currently supported repo types: APT
	      (Debian, Ubuntu + derived versions)

	      PACMAN (Arch Linux + derived versions)

	      PISI (Pardus + derived versions)

	      YUM. (Fedora, Redhat, maybe Suse + derived versions)

	      (as distro data is collected more will be added.	If  your's  is
	      missing please show us how to get this information and we'll try
	      to add it.)

       -R     Show RAID data. Shows RAID devices, states, levels,  and	compo‐
	      nents,  and  extra  data	with  -x/-xx.  If device is resyncing,
	      shows resync progress line as well.

       --recommends
	      Checks inxi application dependencies + recommends, and  directo‐
	      ries, then shows what package(s) you need to install to add sup‐
	      port for that feature.

       -s     Show   sensors   output	(if   sensors	installed/configured):
	      mobo/cpu/gpu  temp;  detected  fan  speeds.  Gpu	temp  only for
	      Fglrx/Nvidia  drivers.  Nvidia  shows  screen  number  for  >  1
	      screens.

       -S     Show  System information: host name, kernel, desktop environment
	      (if in X), distro

       -t [c or m or cm or cm NUMBER]- Show processes.

       -t c   cpu

       -t m   memory

       -t cm c cpu+memory.

	      If followed by numbers 1-20 , shows that number of processes for
	      each type (default: 5; if in irc, max: 5)

	      Make  sure to have no space between letters and numbers (-t cm10
	      -right, -t cm 10 -wrong).

       -u     Show partition UUIDs. Default: short partition -P. For  full  -p
	      output, use: -pu (or -plu).

       -U     Auto-update  script. Note: if you installed as root, you must be
	      root to update, otherwise user is fine.

       -V     inxi version information. Prints information then exits.

       --version
	      same as -V

       -v     Script verbosity levels. Verbosity  level	 number	 is  required.
	      Should not be used with -b or -F.

	      Supported levels: 0-7 Examples : inxi -v 4  or  inxi -v4

       -v 0   - Short output, same as: inxi

       -v 1   - Basic verbose, -S + basic CPU + -G + basic Disk + -I.

       -v 2   -	 Adds networking card (-N), Machine (-M) data, and shows basic
	      hard disk data (names only). Same as: inxi -b

       -v 3   - Adds advanced CPU (-C), network (-n) data, and switches on  -x
	      advanced data option.

       -v 4   -	 Adds  partition  size/filled  data  (-P)  for (if present):/,
	      /home, /var/, /boot Shows full disk data (-D)

       -v 5   - Adds audio card (-A); sensors (-s), partition label  (-l)  and
	      UUID (-u), short form of optical drives.

       -v 6   -	 Adds full partition data (-p), unmounted partition data (-o),
	      optical drive data (-d).

       -v 7   - Adds network IP data (-i); triggers -xx.

       -x     Show extra data (only works with verbose	or  line  output,  not
	      short form):

       -x -C  - bogomips on Cpu

       -x -d  - Adds items to features line of optical drive; adds rev version
	      to optical drive.

       -x -D  - Hdd temp with disk data if you have hddtemp installed, if  you
	      are  root	 OR  if you have added to /etc/sudoers (sudo v. 1.7 or
	      newer):

	      <username> ALL = NOPASSWD: /usr/sbin/hddtemp (sample)

       -x -G  - Direct rendering status for Graphics (in X).

       -x -G  - (for single gpu, nvidia driver) screen number gpu  is  running
	      on.

       -x -i  - Show IPv6 as well for LAN interface (IF) devices.

       -x -I  -	 Show system GCC, default. With -xx, also show other installed
	      GCC versions.

       -x -N -A - Adds version/port(s)/driver version (if available) for  Net‐
       work/Audio;

       -x  -N -A -G - Network, audio, graphics, shows PCI Bus ID/Usb ID number
       of card

       -x -R  - Shows component raid id. Adds  second  RAID  Info  line:  raid
	      level;  report  on drives (like 5/5); blocks; chunk size; bitmap
	      (if present). Resync line, shows blocks synced/total blocks.

       -x -S  - Desktop toolkit if avaliable (GNOME/XFCE/KDE only); Kernel gcc
	      version

       -x -t  -	 Adds  memory use output to cpu (-xt c), and cpu use to memory
	      (-xt m).

       -xx    Show extra, extra data (only works with verbose or line  output,
	      not short form):

       -xx -D - Adds disk serial number

       -xx -I - Adds other detected installed gcc versions to primary gcc out‐
	      put (if present).

       -xx -M - Adds chassis information, if any data for that is available.

       -xx -R - Adds superblock (if present); algorythm, U data.  Adds	system
	      info  line  (kernel  support,  read ahead, raid events). Adds if
	      present, unused device line.   If	 device	 is  resyncing,	 shows
	      resync progress line as well

       -xx -@ <11-14>
	      -	 Automatically	uploads debugger data tar.gz file to ftp.tech‐
	      patterns.com.

       -z     Adds security filters for	 IP  addresses,	 Mac,  and  user  home
	      directory name. Default on for irc clients.

       -Z     Absolute	override for output filters. Useful for debugging net‐
	      working issues in irc for example.

       DEBUGGING OPTIONS

       -%     Overrides defective or corrupted data.

       -@     Triggers debugger output. Requires debugging level 1-14 (8-10  -
	      logging  of data).  Less than 8 just triggers inxi debugger out‐
	      put on screen.

       -@ [1-7]
	      - On screen debugger output

       -@ 8   - Basic logging. Check  /home/yourname/.inxi/inxi*.log

       -@ 9   - Full file/sys info logging

       -@ 10  - Color logging.

       -@ <11-14>
	      The following create a tar.gz file of system data, plus collect‐
	      ing  the	inxi  output to file: To automatically upload debugger
	      data tar.gz file to ftp.techpatterns.com: inxi -xx@ <11-14>  For
	      alternate ftp upload locations: Example:

	      inxi -! ftp.yourserver.com/incoming -xx@ 14

       -@ 11  - With data file of xiin read of /sys

       -@ 12  -	 With xorg conf and log data, xrandr, xprop, xdpyinfo, glxinfo
	      etc.

       -@ 13  - With data from dev, disks, partitions, etc.,  plus  xiin  data
	      file.

       -@ 14  - Everything, full data collection

SUPPORTED IRC CLIENTS
       BitchX Gaim/Pidgin ircII	 Irssi Konversation Kopete KSirc KVIrc Weechat
       Xchat

INITIALIZATION FILE
       inxi will read the following configuration/initialization files in  the
       following order:

       /etc/inxi.conf

       $HOME/.inxi/inxi.conf

       See wiki pages for more information on how to set these up:

       http://code.google.com/p/inxi/wiki/script_configuration_files

BUGS
       Please report bugs using the following resources:

       inxi	    wiki,	  file	       an	  issue	       report:
       http://code.google.com/p/inxi/issues/list

       post	 on	 inxi	   developer	  forums:      http://techpat‐
       terns.com/forums/forum-32.html

       You can also visit irc.oftc.net channel: #smxi to post issues.

       You may be asked to run the inxi debugger tool which will upload a data
       dump of all system files for use in debugging inxi.  These  data	 dumps
       are  very important since they provide us with all the real system data
       inxi uses to parse out its report.

HOMEPAGE:  http://code.google.com/p/inxi

AUTHOR AND CONTRIBUTORS TO CODE
       Original infobash author and copyright holder: Copyright (C)  2005-2007
       Michiel de Boer a.k.a. locsmif

       inxi version: Copyright (C) 2008-12 Scott Rogers & Harald Hope

       Further fixes (listed as known): Horst Tritremmel <hjt at sidux.com>

       Steven  Barrett	(aka:  damentz)	 -  usb audio patch; swap percent used
       patch

       Man page creator with help from Harald, aus9

Linux				  2011-05-13			       INXI(8)
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