pilot-install-hinote man page

pilot-install-hinote — Install local files into your Hi-Note database on your Palm handheld.


pilot-link: Userland conduits


pilot-install-hinote [-p|--port <port>] [--version] [-q|--quiet] [-?|--help] [--usage] [-c --category category] [filename ...]


pilot-install-hinote allows the user to write one or more files as a new Hi-Note or into the Hi-Notes Palm application itself, on the Palm handheld.

Please see http://www.cyclos.com/ for more information on Hi-Note.


pilot-install-hinote option


Write files to <category> in the Hi-Note application itself.

Conduit Options

-p, --port

Use device file <port> to communicate with the Palm handheld. If this is not specified, pilot-install-hinote will look for the $PILOTPORT environment variable. If neither are found or supplied, pilot-install-hinote will print the usage information.


Suppress 'Hit HotSync button' message

-v, --version

Display version of pilot-install-hinote and exit without connecting.

Help Options

-h, --help

Display the help synopsis for pilot-install-hinote and exit without connecting.


Display a brief usage message and exit without connecting.


The program will connect to a target Palm handheld, and write the file or files given on the commandline into the Hi-Note application.


pilot-install-hinote was originally written by Bill Goodman <bgoodman@cyclos.com>.

This manual page was converted to XML by Neil Williams <linux@codehelp.co.uk>

Reporting Bugs

We have an online bug tracker. Using this is the only way to ensure that your bugs are recorded and that we can track them until they are resolved or closed. Reporting bugs via email, while easy, is not very useful in terms of accountability. Please point your browser to http://bugs.pilot-link.org: http://bugs.pilot-link.org and report your bugs and issues there.

See Also

hinotes(1), pilot-link(7).

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