Results for tag hardware

  • Finding out what hardware is in a box with lshw
    Joor Loohuis, 2011-01-04
    Sometimes you need to know what hardware is in a system, but you don't have specs, or you don't have access to the system. Being able to extract this information directly from the system would then be extremely useful, and this is exactly what lshw does.
  • Disabling the touchpad while typing on Linux
    Joor Loohuis, 2009-09-22
    For non touch-typists, the touchpad or trackpad may be inadvertently triggered while typing, causing the cursor to be repositioned, with various consequences. Fortunately, a little tool exists for Linux that disables the touchpad while typing, preventing this.