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+.Dd April 15, 2012
+.Dt NLDEV 1
+.Os
+.
+.Sh NAME
+.Nm nldev
+.Nd a simple netlink device manager
+.
+.Sh SYNOPSIS
+.Nm
+.Bk -words
+.Op Fl h
+.Op Fl d
+.Op Fl b
+.Op Fl k
+.Op Fl l
+.Op Fl f Ar subsystem
+.Op Fl r Ar runpath
+.Ek
+.
+.Sh DESCRIPTION
+.Bd -filled
+.Nm
+is a simple netlink device manager. It does this by emulating
+the behaviour of the hotplug system built into the Linux kernel.
+The defaults are meant to fit to the mdev applet included in
+busybox.
+.Ed
+.
+.Sh OPTIONS
+.Nm
+options and default settings.
+.Pp
+.Bl -tag -width ".Fl test Ao Ar string Ac"
+.
+.It Fl b
+Run in background.
+.
+.It Fl d
+Turn on debug messages. This will not work in conjunction with
+-b.
+.
+.It Fl f Ar subsystem
+This option will filter for the subsystem key in a netlink message
+and compare it to the subsystem string.
+.
+.It Fl h
+Show usage.
+.
+.It Fl k
+Only show netlink messages from the kernel.
+.
+.Bd -filled
+.It Fl l
+Only show netlink messages from libudev.
+.
+.It Fl r Ar runpath
+This option specifies the runpath for the helper that is launched
+on every received netlink event (default: /bin/mdev).
+.El
+.
+.Sh AUTHORS
+See LICENSE file for authors in the distribution.
+.
+.Sh LICENSE
+.Nm
+is released under the MIT/X Consortium License.
+.
+