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update-usbids(8) Linux USB Utilities update-usbids(8)

NAME

update-usbids – download new version of the USB ID list

SYNOPSIS

update-usbids

DESCRIPTION

update-usbids fetches the current version of the usb.ids file from the
primary distribution site and installs it.

This utility requires either wget or lynx to be installed. If gzip or
bzip2 are available, it automatically downloads the compressed version
of the list.

OPTIONS

-q Be quiet and do not report anything except errors.

FILES
/var/lib/usbutils/usb.ids.gz
Here we install the new list.

SEE ALSO

lsusb(8).

AUTHOR

Thomas Sailer, .

usbutils-007 09 June 2013 update-usbids(8)