03/2015 Linux SIG

March 16 @ 7 pm — Raspberry Pi 2 B Night

Before we begin, the past week in technology:

apple logo Apple’s Spring Forward Event


microsoft logoMicrosoft:



  • My new Pi arrived
  • Raspian installed on one microSD card w/ NOOBS
  • openELEC kodi installed on another microSD card with NOOBS lite
  • HDMI tested the Pi on the SIG overhead projector (the video is not great but it is visable)

what is dmidecode?
You might be surprised to see what dmidecode displays about your motherboard without opening the case (btw, it can also be used on Windows).


hardinfo generates full hardware information for your Linux system including several benchmarks, then generates a nice text report to download or print.


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