list_devices - list allocatable devices
list_devices [-s] [ -U uid] -l [device]
list_devices [-s] [ -U uid] -n [device]
list_devices [-s] [ -U uid] -u [device]
The list_devices utility lists the allocatable devices in
the system according to specified qualifications.
The device and all device special files associated with the
device are listed. The device argument is optional and, if
it is not present, all relevant devices are listed.
The following options are supported:
Lists the pathname(s) of the device special files
associated with the device that are allocatable to the
current process. If device is given, lists only the
files associated with the specified device.
Lists the pathname(s) of device special files associ-
ated with the device that are allocatable to the
current process but are not currently allocated. If
device is given, lists only the files associated with
-s Silent. Suppresses any diagnostic output.
Lists the pathname(s) of device special files, associ-
ated with the device that are allocated to the owner
of the current process. If device is given, list only
the files associated with that device.
Uses the user ID uid instead of the real user ID of
the current process when performing the list_devices
operation. Only a user with the
solaris.devices.revoke authorization can use this
The following exit values are returned:
An error occurred.
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attri-
| ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE |
| Availability | SUNWcsu |
allocate(1), deallocate(1), bsmconv(1M), dminfo(1M),
device_allocate(4), device_maps(4), attributes(5)
The functionality described in this man page is available
only if the Basic Security Module (BSM) has been enabled.
See bsmconv(1M) for more information.
/etc/security/dev, mkdevalloc(1M), and mkdevmaps(1M) may not
be supported in a future release of the Solaris operating
Man(1) output converted with