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cmospwd - a cmos/bios password recovery tool

CMOSPWD(8) System Manager's Manual CMOSPWD(8)

NAME

cmospwd - a cmos/bios password recovery tool

SYNOPSIS

cmospwd [options]...

DESCRIPTION

This manual page documents briefly the cmospwd command.

OPTIONS

A summary of options is included below.
-h, --help
Usage information.
/kfr, -kfr
french AZERTY keyboard.
/kde, -kde
German QWERTZ keyboard.
/d, -d
Dump cmos.
/k, -k
Kill cmos.
/R, -R
Force mode.
/w <cmos_backup_file>, -w <cmos_backup_file>, /s <cmos_backup_file>, -s <cmos_backup_file>
Write cmos_backup_file.
/l <cmos_backup_file>, -l <cmos_backup_file>
Load cmos_backup_file.
/r <cmos_backup_file>, -r <cmos_backup_file>
Restore cmos_backup_file.
/m0010011, -m0010011
Execute module 3, 6 and 7.

SEE ALSO

dmidecode(8).
 

AUTHOR

cmospwd was written by GRENIER Christophe, grenier@cgsecurity.org.
This manual page was written by Michael Prokop <mika@grml.org>, for the Debian project (but may be used by others).
July 6, 2006 Debian Sid