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       genwqe_vpdupdate - IBM Hardware Accelerator Tool.


       genwqe_vpdupdate [OPTIONS]...


       Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options too.

       -h, --help
              print usage information

       -V, --version
              print version

       -C, --card=CARDNO

       -f, --file=VPD.BIN

       -d, --dump
              use multiple d to increase dump info

       -u, --update
              set this flag for update VPD

       -s, --show
              set this flag to display VPD from a card

       -v, --verbose
              verbose level, use multiple v's to increase

       This  utility updates the Genwqes FLASH with new VPD information from a *.bin file. Do not
       disconnect the card from power while updating. Ensure you have the correct  update  image.
       Use  of  incorrect  images or interrupting the update will make the card unusable. In this
       case you need a USB-Blaster utility or similar to get it working again.

   Example flashing new vpd to GenWQE card:
              ./genwqe_vpdupdate -C0 -f vpd.bin

   Example to display vpd from GenWQE card to stdout:
              ./genwqe_vpdupdate -C0 -s

   Example to display and dump vpd from GenWQE card to stdout:
              ./genwqe_vpdupdate -C0 -s -d