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Here you will find information about Linux and Unix hardware such as Servers, Laptops, Workstations and Routers. Tutorials includes getting hardware information, troubleshooting hardware issues, configuration and installation of various hardware devices on the system ( rss/feed )

Ubuntu Linux Configure Fingerprint reader on ThinkPad/Dell/Toshiba Laptops

How do I configure Ubutnu Linux to use open source driver for fingerprint reader (UPEK/SGS Thomson Microelectronics fingerprint
reader [USB ID 0483:2016]) on IBM/Lenovo ThinkPad, Dell and Toshiba laptops?
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Linux: Determine the Manufacturer of a PCI Device

How do I determine the manufacturer of a PCI device under Linux operating systems?
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HowTo: Check Ram Size From Redhat Linux Desktop System

How do I check the ram size from my Redhat Linux desktop system using command line and GUI tools? How do I find out memory size on Red Hat Enterprise Linux server?
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Maximum Number of Disks In RAID 5

Is there a limit to how many drives you can have in one RAID-5? What is the maximum number of physical drives recommended in a RAID-5 set?
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Linux: Find Wireless Driver Chipset Information

How do I find out Wireless driver chipset information under a Linux operating system? How do I get wireless card chipeset information without opening my systems or laptop using a Linux?
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HowTo Use: Apple USB Keyboard With Linux hid_apple Driver

I've Apple Keyboard with Numeric Keypad and it is not working whenever I connect to my HP laptop. How do I use this keyboard under Debian or any Linux distribution?
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Find: Ram Size in Linux

How do I find out my RAM size under Linux operating systems?
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HowTo: Check RAM Size In Ubuntu Linux

How do I check amount of RAM in my Ubuntu Linux laptop or desktop system/server using GUI and command line tools?
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Linux Configure Tata Indicom Photon+ Mobile Broadband

I've Huawei technologies EC1260 CDMA HSIA USB modem. How do I configure Tata Teleservices "Tata Photon+ Mobile Broadband" Service under Linux operating systems using this modem?
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HowTo: Upgrade FreeBSD 7.2 To FreeBSD 8 Using csup

How do I upgrade FreeBSD 7.2 to FreeBSD 8 stable using csup source code method including all ports?
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