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CHIRP(1) General Commands Manual CHIRP(1)


chirpw - A tool for programming two-way radio equipment


chirpw [options][file]


This manual page documents briefly the chirpw command.

chirpw is a tool for programming two-way radio equipment It provides a generic user interface to the programming data and process that can drive many radio models under the hood.


This program follows the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`--'). A summary of options is included below.

Show summary of options.
Show summary of options.
Print version and exit
Enable Profiling.
Decrease verbosity
Increase verbosity
Log messages to a file
Log file verbosity (critical, error, warn, info, debug). Defaults to 'debug'.
Loads the specified configuration file. Accepted formats: .csv, .eve, .hmk, .itm, .icf, .tpe, .vx5 and .vx7.


chirpw was written by Dan Smith.

This manual page was written by Dan Smith (with help from Steve Conklin) and updated by Iain R. Learmonth, for the Debian project (and may be used by others).

April 28, 2016