A drivers backend for Vanilla OS.

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  • Last update: Mar 27, 2023
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Ikaros is a drivers backend for Vanilla OS.

This project is meant to be used as a ubuntu-drivers-common replacement. It's still in development and not ready for production use. It's meant to automatically discover and install drivers for your devices.


  ikaros [command]

Available Commands:
  auto-install Auto install correct drivers
  completion   Generate the autocompletion script for the specified shell
  help         Help about any command
  install      Install a driver
  list-devices List devices
  list-drivers List drivers

  -h, --help      help for ikaros
  -v, --version   version for ikaros

Use "ikaros [command] --help" for more information about a command.


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Once the translation is complete in Weblate and the changes committed, clone the repository using git and perform go build, create a directory using the mkdir man/<language_code> command, and execute this command LANG=<language_code> ./ikaros man > man/<language_code>/ikaros.1. Open a PR for the generated manpage here.