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


NAME


hal-find, hal-find-by-capability, hal-find-by-property - search HAL
global device list

SYNOPSIS


hal-find-by-capability --capability capability [--help]
[--verbose] [--version]


hal-find-by-property --key key --string value [--help]
[--verbose] [--version]


DESCRIPTION


The hal-find commands, hal-find-by-capability and hal-find-by-property,
search the Hardware Abstraction Layer (HAL) device list by specified
criteria and displays results on the standard output. hal-find-by-
capability searches by capability, such as volume or block. hal-find-by-
property searches by property, such as block.is_volume or
volume.disc.has_audio.

OPTIONS


The following options are supported:

--capability capability
HAL device capability to search for.


--help
Display list of options.


--key key
The key to the property that is the basis of
the search.


--string value
The string value associated with the property
that is the basis of the search.


--verbose
Verbose mode.


--version
Display version and exit.


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 22, 2006 HAL-FIND(1M)