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CLIENT(1) Embedded Software Update Documentation CLIENT(1)


client - SWUpdate client tool

swupdate-client is a small tool that sends a SWU image to a running instance of SWUpdate. It can be used if the update package (SWU) is downloaded by another application external to SWUpdate. It is an example how to use the IPC to forward an image to SWUpdate.


swupdate-client [OPTIONS] <image.swu to be installed>...


print help and exit
ask the server to only perform a dry-run
<software>,<mode> select software image set and source (for example: stable,main)
go quiet, resets verbosity
go verbose, essentially print upgrade status messages from server
ask the server to run post-update commands if upgrade succeeds


2013-2023, Stefano Babic

April 29, 2023 2022.12