[systemd-devel] [PATCH][pciutils] lspci: pci_id_lookup - add udev/hwdb support

Michael Biebl mbiebl at gmail.com
Sat Jul 20 13:54:26 PDT 2013

2013/7/20 Tom Gundersen <teg at jklm.no>:
> Ideally Linux distros using systemd would like to not ship pci.ids, but use hwdb as the only source
> of this information, which this patch allows.

I don't think you strictly need to run systemd to make use of hwdb.
You just need to run a recent enough version of udev [1].


[1]  udev 196 or later

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