[ethtool,v1,6/6] ethtool.8.in: Add --json option

Message ID 20200624010155.464334-7-andrew@lunn.ch
State New
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  • ethtool(1) cable test support
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Andrew Lunn June 24, 2020, 1:01 a.m.
Document the --json option, which the --cable-test and
--cable-test-tdr options support.

Signed-off-by: Andrew Lunn <andrew@lunn.ch>
---
 ethtool.8.in | 8 ++++++++
 1 file changed, 8 insertions(+)

Patch

diff --git a/ethtool.8.in b/ethtool.8.in
index 9e2017d..267eb3b 100644
--- a/ethtool.8.in
+++ b/ethtool.8.in
@@ -137,6 +137,9 @@  ethtool \- query or control network driver and hardware settings
 .BN --debug
 .I args
 .HP
+.B ethtool [--json]
+.I args
+.HP
 .B ethtool \-\-monitor
 [
 .I command
@@ -476,6 +479,11 @@  lB	l.
 0x01  Parser information
 .TE
 .TP
+.BI \-\-json
+Output results in JavaScript Object Notation (JSON). Only a subset of
+options support this. Those which do not will continue to output
+plain text in the presence of this option.
+.TP
 .B \-a \-\-show\-pause
 Queries the specified Ethernet device for pause parameter information.
 .TP