RFKILL(8) System Manager’s Manual RFKILL(8)
rfkill – tool for enabling and disabling wireless devices
rfkill [options] command
Show the version of rfkill.
help Show rfkill’s built-in help text.
event Listen for rfkill events and display them on stdout.
List the current state of all available rfkill-using devices, or
just all of the given type.
Disable the device corresponding to the given index. type is
one of “all”, “wifi”, “wlan”, “bluetooth”, “uwb”, “ultrawide‐
band”, “wimax”, “wwan”, “gps”, “fm” or “nfc”.
Enable the device corresponding to the given index. If the
device is hard-blocked, e.g. via a hardware switch, it will
remain unavailable though it is now soft-unblocked.
rfkill was originally written by Johannes Berg
This manual page was written by Darren Salt
July 10, 2009 RFKILL(8)