osinfo-detect

Section: Libosinfo (1)
Updated: 2020-01-29
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NAME

osinfo-detect - Detect the operating system on installable media or trees  

SYNOPSIS

osinfo-detect [OPTIONS...] PATH|URI  

DESCRIPTION

Examine the "PATH" or "URI" to determine what (if any) operating system it is for, and whether it is installable or is a Live image. By default "PATH" or "URI" will be interpreted as pointing to ISO media. To request examination of an install tree instead, the option --type=tree should be given.

The output information is formatted for humans;  

OPTIONS

--format=plain
--type=media|tree
Switch between looking for CD/DVD ISO media (media, the default) or install trees (tree)
 

EXIT STATUS

The exit status will be 0 if an operating system was detected, or 1 if none was found.  

AUTHORS

Zeeshan Ali (Khattak) <zeeshanak@gnome.org>, Daniel P. Berrange <berrange@redhat.com>  

COPYRIGHT

Copyright (C) 2011-2012 Red Hat, Inc.  

LICENSE

"osinfo-detect" is distributed under the termsof the GNU LGPL v2 license. This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE


 

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