astribank_allow - License Xorcom Astribank (xpp) capabilities.
astribank_allow -D device-path [ options ]
Modern Astribanks (with USB product id's 116x) contain capabilities that may be
is used to upload/download the licensing information
to/from the device.
Uploading a valid license file to an Astribank, changes its capabilities. The
change becomes effective after a firmware reset (either by powering the device
off and on again, or via the astribank_tool
full reset option).
Downloading license from the device, produces a valid license file for its
current capabilities. This may be backed up, so the device may be later
restored to its previous capabilities.
The license file contains both a human readable description of the device
capabilities for the end user and a hash of the licensing information used by
Xorcom to generate/modify licensed capabilities.
Required. The device to read from/write to.
This is bus_num/device_num, where bus_num and
device_num are the first two numbers in the output of lsusb(8) or
dahdi_hardware(8). On older versions of this tool you needed a complete path
to the device, which would be /dev/bus/usb/ bus_num/device_num,
or /proc/bus/usb/ bus_num/device_num.
Write capabilities to EEPROM, otherwise read
License filename (stdin/stdout if not
Choose the numeric code of license markers to
generate. This code select the type of BEGIN
that delimit the license body.
Valid marker codes are listed with the -h
option. The default (and first)
code is 1
. Zero is illegal value.
Increase verbosity. May be used multiple
Set debug mask to mask. Default is 0,
0xFF is "everything".
Displays usage message.
fxload(8), lsusb(8), astribank_hexload(8), astribank_tool(8)