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GSmartControl - Hard disk drive and SSD health inspection tool
gsmartcontrol [OPTIONS] gsmartcontrol-root [--desktop=<desktop>] [OPTIONS]
GSmartControl is a graphical user interface for smartctl (from smartmontools), which is a tool for querying and controlling SMART (Self-Monitoring, Analysis, and Reporting Technology) data on modern hard disk and solid-state drives. It allows you to inspect the drive's SMART data to determine its health, as well as run various tests on it. This manual page documents briefly the gsmartcontrol and gsmartcontrol-root commands. gsmartcontrol-root command launches gsmartcontrol with administrative privileges. The desktop argument specifies which desktop is currently running, for automatic selection of native su mechanism. Valid values for desktop are auto, kde, gnome, other.
Help Options: -?, --help Show help options --help-all Show all help options --help-gtk Show GTK+ options --help-debug Show logging options Application Options: -l, --no-locale Don't use system locale -V, --version Display version information --no-scan Don't scan devices on startup --no-hide-tabs Don't hide non-identity tabs when SMART is disabled. Useful for debugging. --add-virtual Load smartctl data from file, creating a virtual drive. You can specify this option multiple times. --add-device Add this device to device list. The format of the device is <device>::<type>::<extra_args>, where type and extra_args are optional. This option is useful with --no-scan to list certain drives only. You can specify this option multiple times. Example: --add-device /dev/sda --add-device /dev/twa0::3ware,2 --add-device '/dev/sdb::::-T permissive' --display=DISPLAY X display to use -v, --verbose Enable verbose logging; same as --verbosity-level 5 -q, --quiet Disable logging; same as --verbosity-level 0 -b, --verbosity-level Set verbosity level [0-5]
Copyright © 2008 - 2012 Alexander Shaduri <ashaduri ´at´ gmail.com>
This manual page was originally written by Giuseppe Iuculano <email@example.com> for the Debian project.