Provided by: firmware-tools-cli_2.1.14-0ubuntu2_all bug

NAME

       bootstrap_firmware - detect hardware for use with a package manager

SYNOPSIS

       bootstrap_firmware  [-h  |  --help]  [-c  config-file  ]  [-o  | --over
       section,key,value ] [ -u | --up2date_mode ] [ -a | --apt_mode ] [ -v  |
       --verbose ]

DESCRIPTION

       bootstrap_firmware  scans  hardware, and emits tags suitable for use by
       package managers to download and install packages providing those tags.
       This  can  emit  tags  appropriate  for  YUM (by default), up2date, and
       aptitude.

OPTIONS

       -h     Print help text

       -c config-file
              Use  the  alternate   system   wide   config-file   instead   of
              /etc/firmware/firmware.conf

       -o | --over section,key,value
              Override  values  in  firmware.conf  with new values as section,
              key, and value.

       -u | --up2date_mode
              Generate tags suitable for  consumption  by  Red  Hat  Network's
              up2date program.

       -a | --apt_mode
              Generate  tags  suitable  for  consumption  by Debian's aptitude
              program.

       -v | --verbose
              Print additional information.

EXAMPLES

       yum install $(bootstrap_firmware)

       up2date -u --solvedeps=$(bootstrap_firmware -u)

       aptitude install $(bootstrap_firmware -a)

FILES

       /etc/firmware/firmware.conf
              The system wide configuration file.

AUTHOR

       firmware-tools team <firmware-tools-devel at lists.us.dell.com>

SEE ALSO

       update_firmware(8) inventory_firmware(8) inventory_firmware_gui(8)