dmidecode.x86_64 on CentOS 8 / RHEL 8

Last updated: July 07,2022

1. Install dmidecode.x86_64 package

Please follow the guidance below to install dmidecode.x86_64 package:

sudo dnf makecache
sudo dnf install dmidecode.x86_64

2. Uninstall / Remove dmidecode.x86_64 package

In this section, we are going to explain the necessary steps to uninstall dmidecode.x86_64 package:

sudo dnf remove dmidecode.x86_64
sudo dnf autoremove

3. Details of dmidecode.x86_64 package

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Installed Packages
Name : dmidecode
Epoch : 1
Version : 3.2
Release : 6.el8
Architecture : x86_64
Size : 217 k
Source : dmidecode-3.2-6.el8.src.rpm
Repository : @System
From repo : anaconda
Summary : Tool to analyse BIOS DMI data
License : GPLv2+
Description : dmidecode reports information about x86 & ia64 hardware as described in the
: system BIOS according to the SMBIOS/DMI standard. This information
: typically includes system manufacturer, model name, serial number,
: BIOS version, asset tag as well as a lot of other details of varying
: level of interest and reliability depending on the manufacturer.
: This will often include usage status for the CPU sockets, expansion
: slots (e.g. AGP, PCI, ISA) and memory module slots, and the list of
: I/O ports (e.g. serial, parallel, USB).