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man: add bootctl(8)
authorMarko Myllynen <myllynen@redhat.com>
Wed, 13 Nov 2013 09:06:13 +0000 (11:06 +0200)
committerZbigniew Jędrzejewski-Szmek <zbyszek@in.waw.pl>
Thu, 14 Nov 2013 03:56:22 +0000 (22:56 -0500)
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1014303

Makefile-man.am
man/bootctl.xml [new file with mode: 0644]

index 1a24e6b..f2b6164 100644 (file)
@@ -651,6 +651,15 @@ MANPAGES_ALIAS += \
 
 endif
 
+if ENABLE_EFI
+MANPAGES += \
+       man/bootctl.1
+MANPAGES_ALIAS += \
+       #
+
+
+endif
+
 if ENABLE_HOSTNAMED
 MANPAGES += \
        man/hostnamectl.1 \
diff --git a/man/bootctl.xml b/man/bootctl.xml
new file mode 100644 (file)
index 0000000..28f1b92
--- /dev/null
@@ -0,0 +1,125 @@
+<?xml version='1.0'?> <!--*-nxml-*-->
+<!DOCTYPE refentry PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.2//EN"
+        "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.2/docbookx.dtd">
+
+<!--
+  This file is part of systemd.
+
+  systemd is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it
+  under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License as published by
+  the Free Software Foundation; either version 2.1 of the License, or
+  (at your option) any later version.
+
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+  Lesser General Public License for more details.
+
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+  along with systemd; If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
+-->
+
+<refentry id="bootctl" conditional='ENABLE_EFI'>
+
+        <refentryinfo>
+                <title>bootctl</title>
+                <productname>systemd</productname>
+
+                <authorgroup>
+                        <author>
+                                <contrib>Developer</contrib>
+                                <firstname>Kay</firstname>
+                                <surname>Sievers</surname>
+                                <email>kay@vrfy.org</email>
+                        </author>
+                </authorgroup>
+        </refentryinfo>
+
+        <refmeta>
+                <refentrytitle>bootctl</refentrytitle>
+                <manvolnum>1</manvolnum>
+        </refmeta>
+
+        <refnamediv>
+                <refname>bootctl</refname>
+                <refpurpose>Control the firmware and boot manager settings</refpurpose>
+        </refnamediv>
+
+        <refsynopsisdiv>
+                <cmdsynopsis>
+                        <command>bootctl</command>
+                        <arg choice="opt" rep="repeat">OPTIONS</arg>
+                        <arg choice="req">COMMAND</arg>
+                </cmdsynopsis>
+        </refsynopsisdiv>
+
+        <refsect1>
+                <title>Description</title>
+
+                <para><command>bootctl</command> may be used to
+                query or (in the future) change the firmware and boot
+                manager settings.</para>
+
+                <para>Firmware information is available only on EFI
+                systems.</para>
+
+                <para>Currently, only the <citerefentry><refentrytitle>gummiboot</refentrytitle><manvolnum>8</manvolnum></citerefentry> boot
+                manager implements the required boot loader interface
+                to provide complete boot manager information.</para>
+        </refsect1>
+
+        <refsect1>
+                <title>Options</title>
+
+                <para>The following options are understood:</para>
+
+                <variablelist>
+                        <varlistentry>
+                                <term><option>-h</option></term>
+                                <term><option>--help</option></term>
+
+                                <listitem><para>Prints a short help
+                                text and exits.</para></listitem>
+                        </varlistentry>
+
+                        <varlistentry>
+                                <term><option>--version</option></term>
+
+                                <listitem><para>Prints a short version
+                                string and exits.</para></listitem>
+                        </varlistentry>
+                </variablelist>
+
+                <para>The following commands are understood:</para>
+
+                <variablelist>
+                        <varlistentry>
+                                <term><command>status</command></term>
+
+                                <listitem><para>Show firmware and boot
+                                manager information about the system,
+                                including secure boot mode status and
+                                selected firmware entry (where
+                                available).</para></listitem>
+                        </varlistentry>
+                </variablelist>
+
+        </refsect1>
+
+        <refsect1>
+                <title>Exit status</title>
+
+                <para>On success, 0 is returned, a non-zero failure
+                code otherwise.</para>
+        </refsect1>
+
+        <refsect1>
+                <title>See Also</title>
+                <para>
+                        <ulink url="http://www.freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/systemd/BootLoaderInterface">Boot loader interface</ulink>,
+                        <ulink url="http://www.freedesktop.org/wiki/Specifications/BootLoaderSpec">Boot loader specification</ulink>,
+                        <ulink url="http://www.freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/gummiboot/">gummiboot</ulink>
+                </para>
+        </refsect1>
+
+</refentry>