Sosreport command does not collect the 'dmidecode' information .

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  • Sosreport command does not collect the 'dmidecode' command output.
sosreport - Generates debugging information for this system
    sosreport  generates  a compressed tarball of debugging information for the system it is run
on that can be sent to technical support reps that will give them a more complete view of the
overall system status.

dmidecode - DMI table decoder
    dmidecode  is  a tool for dumping a computer’s DMI (some say SMBIOS) table contents in a
human-readable format. This table contains a description of the system’s hardware components, as
well as other useful pieces of information such as serial numbers and BIOS revision. 


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • sos-1.7-9.62.el5

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