NAMEwd_identify - a simplified software watchdog daemon
SYNOPSISwd_identify [-c filename|--config-file filename]
DESCRIPTIONThis utility opens /dev/watchdog and gets the identification string from the watchdog which then is printed. The device is closed afterwards. The wd_identify tool can only be used without causing a reboot if your kernel is compiled with the CONFIG_WATCHDOG_NOWAYOUT option enabled. Watchdog and/or wd_keepalive may have to be stopped to make sure that wd_identify can access the watchdog device.
OPTIONSAvailable command line options are the following: -c config-file, --config-file config-file Use config-file as the configuration file instead of the default /etc/watchdog.conf.
FILES/dev/watchdog The watchdog device.
SEE ALSOwatchdog.conf(5) watchdog(8) WD_IDENTIFY(8)