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acpibin(1) - ACPI binary AML file utility

January 23, 2013

acpibin [<option>...]


This manual page briefly documents the acpibin command. The option list is taken from the acpibin interactive help.

acpibin is a command provided to perform some basic and common operations on AML binary files.

Much more detailed documentation may be found at


  • -c <file1> <file2>
    Compare two binary AML files
  • -d <in> <out>
    Dump AML binary to text file
  • -e <sig> <in> <out>
    Extract binary AML table from acpidump file
  • -h <file>
    Display table header for binary AML file
  • -s <file>
    Update checksum for binary AML file
  • -t
    Terse mode


acpibin was written by Robert Moore <>.

This manual page was written by Al Stone <> for the Fedora project (but may be used by others).