Using afm-util

The command line tool afm-util uses afb-client to send orders to afm-system-daemon.

It allows to send command to afm-system-daemon either interactively at shell prompt or in a script.

The syntax is simple:

  • it accepts a command and when required, an attached arguments.

Here is the summary of afm-util:

  • afm-util [–all] runnables: list the runnable widgets installed

  • afm-util install wgt: install the wgt file

  • afm-util uninstall id: remove the installed widget of id

  • afm-util detail id: print detail about the installed widget of id

  • afm-util [–all] runners: list the running instance

  • afm-util start id: start an instance of the widget of id

  • afm-util once id: run once an instance of the widget of id

  • afm-util terminate rid: terminate the running instance rid

  • afm-util state rid: get status of the running instance rid

Here is how to list applications using afm-util:

    afm-util runnables