[Skiboot] [PATCH] external/gard: Add gard manual page

Cyril Bur cyril.bur at au1.ibm.com
Fri Jun 19 14:49:01 AEST 2015

Signed-off-by: Cyril Bur <cyril.bur at au1.ibm.com>
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+.TH GARD 1 "19 June 2015"
+gard \- GUARD Partition manipulation tool for OpenPower hardware
+\fBgard\fP [ -e | -f \fIfile\fP | -p ]
+\fBgard\fP allows reading of the GUARD partition on OpenPower hardware though the exposed mtd flash interface. The actual device (usually \fB/dev/mtd0\fR) is automatically detected.
+.SS Options
+\fB-e, --ecc\fP
+Force reading/writing with ECC bytes.
+\fB-f, --file\fP \fIfile\fR
+Don't search for the \fB/dev/mtd\fR device, use \fIfile\fP instead.
+\fB-p, --part\fP
+Used in conjunction with -f to specify that just the GUARD partition is in the \fIfile\fR and that libffs shouldn't be used.
+.SS Commands
+may be one of the following
+List current GARD records
+Show details of a GARD record
+Clear GARD records

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