HAL-DEVICE(1M) Maintenance Commands HAL-DEVICE(1M)


NAME


hal-device - manage HAL devices

SYNOPSIS


hal-device [-h] [--a udi | --r udi]


DESCRIPTION


The Hardware Abstraction Layer (HAL) provides a view of the various
hardware attached to a system. The hal-device command enables you to
manage devices that conform to the HAL standard. Specifically, hal-device
lets you add or remove a device to or from the HAL global device list.
Device properties are read from stdin in lshal(1M) syntax.

OPTIONS


The following options are supported:

-a, --add udi
Add device specified by Universal Device Identifier
udi to HAL's global device list.


-h
Display usage information.


-r, --remove udi
Remove device specified by Universal Device
Identifier udi from HAL's global device list.


ATTRIBUTES


See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:


+--------------------+-----------------+
| ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE |
+--------------------+-----------------+
|Interface Stability | Volatile |
+--------------------+-----------------+

SEE ALSO


hald(1M), attributes(5), hal(5)


August 25, 2006 HAL-DEVICE(1M)