screenFetch is a software for GNU/Linx which shows information related to our Hardware and our Operating System, including the logo of the Linux Distro it is being used. This is the info screenFetch shows:

  • User Name
  • Host Name
  • OS with Code Name
  • Installed Kernel Info
  • System Uptime
  • List of Installed Packages
  • bash Shell Version
  • System Resolution
  • DE (Desktop Environment)
  • WM (Window Manager)
  • WM Theme
  • GTK Theme
  • Icon Theme
  • Font
  • CPU
  • RAM Usage

Here some examples:

Install screenFetch in any Linux Distro

screeenFetch can be used in a lot of GNU/Linux distros, and mostly all of them have this software in their software repositories. To install it, you have to open the terminal and use this: Debian / Ubuntu / Linux Mint…

sudo apt update
sudo apt install screenfetch


sudo curl -o /usr/local/bin/screenfetch && sudo chmod +x /usr/local/bin/screenfetch

Suse / OpenSuse

sudo zypper install screenfetch

Arch Linux

sudo pacman -S screenfetch


sudo dnf install screenfetch


sudo pkg install screenfetch

Add screenFetch on User Login

To add screenFetch on User Login, you should edit the /etc/bash.bashrc file, and add the following line to the bottom:

if [ -f /usr/bin/screenfetch ]; then screenfetch; fi

It is also possible to configure the output of this software.

To strip all color from output:

screenfetch -N
screenfetch -n
screenfetch -L