NAME

synce-registry - read or modify the registry on a PDA

SYNOPSIS

synce-registry [-d LEVEL] [-p DEVNAME] [-h]
[-r] PARENTKEY KEY VALUE
  -w [-t TYPE] PARENTKEY KEY VALUE NEWVALUE
  -l PARENTKEY KEY
  -n PARENTKEY NEWKEY
  -x PARENTKEY KEY VALUE (not supported)
  -X PARENTKEY KEY (not supported)

DESCRIPTION

synce-registry manipulates the registry on a device connected through SynCE. It can read and write values, add new keys and values, and list the values of a key.

Forward slashes ('/') in key names specified on the command line are converted to backward slashes ('\').

This tool must be run as the same user as the dccmd daemon.

OPTIONS

-d LEVEL
Set debug log level:
0 - No logging (default)
1 - Errors only
2 - Errors and warnings
3 - Everything

-p DEVNAME
Use the device with the given name, instead of the default.

-h
Display help message.

[-r] PARENTKEY KEY VALUE

Read a value. This is the default.

-w [-t TYPE] PARENTKEY KEY VALUE NEWVALUE

Write a value. If TYPE is supplied, that type of value will be written; otherwise a string. The following options are valid for TYPE:

sz - String
dword - Double-word (4 bytes)
dword_bige - Double word (4 bytes), big-endian
expand_sz - String with path expansion
multi_sz - Multiple strings (not supported)
binary - Binary data (not supported)

-l PARENTKEY KEY
List the names of values and subkeys in the given KEY.

-n PARENTKEY KEY
Create a new key.

-x PARENTKEY KEY VALUE
Delete the given VALUE from the given KEY. (not implemented)

-X PARENTKEY KEY
Delete the given KEY. (not implemented)

PARENTKEY

The top-level key (sometimes called the hive). The only valid options are HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT (abbreviated HKCR), HKEY_CURRENT_USER (HKCU), HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE (HKLM), and HKEY_USERS (HKU).

KEY
The key to operate on. A key can contain zero or more values and subkeys.

VALUE
The value to operate on.

NEWVALUE
The new value to set VALUE to in a write operation.

AUTHOR

David Eriksson <twogood [at] users.sourceforge.net>, Scott Gifford <gifford [at] umich.edu>.

SEE ALSO

synce(1) pstatus(1)