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26.\" $FreeBSD: src/sbin/kldstat/kldstat.8,v 1.17 2007/02/13 17:06:15 brueffer Exp $
27.\" $DragonFly: src/sbin/kldstat/kldstat.8,v 1.3 2008/01/08 15:27:57 matthias Exp $
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30.Dt KLDSTAT 8
31.Os
32.Sh NAME
33.Nm kldstat
34.Nd display status of dynamic kernel linker
35.Sh SYNOPSIS
36.Nm
37.Op Fl v
38.Op Fl i Ar id
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39.Op Fl n Ar filename
40.Nm
41.Op Fl q
42.Op Fl m Ar modname
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43.Sh DESCRIPTION
44The
45.Nm
46utility displays the status of any files dynamically linked into the
47kernel.
48.Pp
49The following options are available:
50.Bl -tag -width indentXX
51.It Fl v
52Be more verbose.
53.It Fl i Ar id
54Display the status of only the file with this ID.
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55.It Fl n Ar filename
56Display the status of only the file with this filename.
57.It Fl q
58Only check if module is loaded or compiled into the kernel.
59.It Fl m Ar modname
60Display the status of only the module with this modname.
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61.El
62.Sh DIAGNOSTICS
63The
64.Nm
65utility exits with a status of 0 on success
66and with a nonzero status if an error occurs.
67.Sh SEE ALSO
68.Xr kldstat 2 ,
69.Xr kldload 8 ,
70.Xr kldunload 8
71.Sh HISTORY
72The
73.Nm
201632a3 74utility first appeared in
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75.Fx 3.0 ,
76replacing the
77.Xr lkm 4
78interface.
79.Sh AUTHORS
80.An Doug Rabson Aq dfr@FreeBSD.org