CPUFetch – A simple CLI tool for fetching CPU information on Linux

CPUFetch is a simple command line tool, a bit like Neofetch, but for fetching the CPU architecture on Linux, Windows, macOS and Android.

This tool outputs the manufacturer’s logo (Intel, AMD, etc.) along with basic CPU information such as:

  • CPU name.
  • Microarchitecture.
  • Semiconductor technology in nanometer (nm) units.
  • Maximum frequency.
  • Number of cores and threads.
  • Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX)
  • Fusion-Multiplication-Addition (FMA)
  • L1, L2, L3 cache size.
  • Peak performance.

CPUFetch – A simple CLI tool for fetching CPU information on Linux

It supports custom colors and offers several styles (themes). It makes it easy to take screenshots of CPU information and share it with your friends.

CPUFetch – A simple CLI tool for fetching CPU information on Linux

How to install CPU Fetch on Ubuntu:

CPUFetch So far, we don’t provide Ubuntu binary packages. However, it’s easy to compile on Linux.

1.) First, open the terminal from the system app launcher. Once open, run the command to clone the source.

git clone https://github.com/Dr-Noob/cpufetch

Install git via sudo apt install git Command if you don’t have it.

CPUFetch – A simple CLI tool for fetching CPU information on Linux

2.) Then use the cd command to go to the source folder and use make to compile.

cd cpufetch && make

CPUFetch – A simple CLI tool for fetching CPU information on Linux

3.) Finally, you can now run the tool in this directory using the ./cpufetch command.

To be able to run it using the cpufetch command anywhere in the terminal, copy the executable file to / usr / local / bin.

sudo mv ~/cpufetch/cpufetch /usr/local/bin/

Uninstall:

To delete the source folder, run the following command:

rm ~/cpufetch -rf

Then use the command to delete the executable file.

sudo rm /usr/local/bin/cpufetch

Share this:

  • More
Sidebar