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

hal-device - manage HAL devices

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

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.

The following options are supported:

-a, --add udi

Add device specified by Universal Device Identifier udi to HAL's global device list.


Display usage information.

-r, --remove udi

Remove device specified by Universal Device Identifier udi from HAL's global device list.

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

Interface Stability Volatile

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

August 25, 2006 OmniOS