How to Check System Information in Ubuntu

ScreenFetch is a handy bash script that provides extensive details about your Linux distribution. It includes information about your kernel, version, desktop environment, window manager, hardware, and software.

One remarkable aspect of ScreenFetch is that it displays all this information using ASCII code to generate your system’s logo. This makes it not only informative but also visually appealing and unique.

If you want to familiarize yourself with Ubuntu system features, installing and utilizing ScreenFetch is straightforward. In seconds, you can add the necessary repositories to your system, refresh them, and install ScreenFetch. To get started, open up the terminal and input the following set of commands:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:djcj/screenfetch
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install screenfetch

Once you have completed the installation process, ScreenFetch can be initiated by entering the command below in the terminal or TTY and executing it.


Kindly refer to the video below to learn about the system and hardware information on Linux/Ubuntu or other distributions. The video showcases ScreenFetch, an effective tool for this purpose. It is a great way to enhance your understanding of the system and hardware mechanisms.

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