read-edid is a pair of tools (originally by John Fremlin) for reading the EDID from a monitor. It should work with most monitors made since 1996 (e...

read-edid alternatives

  • cpuid

  • cpuid dumps detailed information about the CPU(s) gathered from the CPUID instruction, and also determines the exact model of CPU(s).

    tags: cpu-monitor processor cpu-identification
    platform: Linux
  • hwinfo

  • hwinfo is a program developed by OpenSUSE. hwinfo is used to probe for the hardware present in the system. It can be used to generate a system over...

    tags: system-information hardware-monitoring hardware-inventory
    platform: Linux
  • Dmidecode

  • Dmidecode reports information about your system's hardware as described in your system BIOS according to the SMBIOS/DMI standard. This information ...

    tags: reporting hardware-monitoring information-colletor
    platform: Windows Linux
  • driconf

  • DRIconf is a configuration applet for the Direct Rendering Infrastructure. It allows customizing performance and visual quality settings of OpenGL ...

    tags: rendering configuration configuration-management dri glx
    platform: Linux
  • Glxinfo

  • glxinfo is a command-line tool that can help you diagnose problems with your 3D acceleration setup. It can also provide additional helpful informat...

    tags: system-information dri mesa glx
    platform: Linux
  • vbetool

  • vbetool is a small application that executes code from the BIOS of your video card. This is mostly useful for reinitialising the hardware, for inst...

    tags: graphics hardware-monitoring bios acpi
    platform: Linux
  • yacpi

  • Yacpi is an acpi monitoring program for Linux. It displays various acpi information like battery status and ac status on notebooks. The main reason...

    tags: monitoring apm acpi
    platform: Linux