Oracle® Server CLI Tools for Oracle Solaris 11.2 User's Guide

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Updated: November 2015

fwupdate Command Syntax

The fwupdate command uses the following command syntax:

fwupdate subcommand target [options]

When a command fails, it returns one of the failure codes listed in fwupdate Error Codes.

The options listed in the following table apply to all CLI Tools commands, including fwupdate.

Short Option
Long Option
Displays help information.
Displays the tool version.

One subcommand is mandatory unless you use the –-help or –-version options.

fwupdate supports the subcommands listed in the following table.

Provides firmware information about a device or a file.
Updates a single component based on command-line directives. Devices can be updated automatically using an xml file.

The subcommands are described in the following sections.

Device naming of target devices is shared with other CLI Tools based on the storage library.

For a full description of the naming convention, see: CLI Tools Device-Naming Convention.