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authorHarald Welte <laforge@osmocom.org>2022-02-15 15:38:19 +0100
committerHarald Welte <laforge@osmocom.org>2022-02-15 15:38:19 +0100
commit9e241435cc6a6b4b502ffe2e6cab7d12643cbc37 (patch)
parent3c9b7848256a74358ddfa011e48f2bf0aa9c581d (diff)
docs/legcay.txt: Point to pySim-shell as replacement
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diff --git a/docs/legacy.rst b/docs/legacy.rst
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@@ -4,6 +4,9 @@ Legacy tools
*legacy tools* are the classic ``pySim-prog`` and ``pySim-read`` programs that
existed long before ``pySim-shell``.
+These days, you should primarily use ``pySim-shell`` instead of these
+legacy tools.
@@ -45,6 +48,11 @@ pySim-read
``pySim-read`` allows you to read some data from a SIM card. It will only some files
of the card, and will only read files accessible to a normal user (without any special authentication)
+These days, you should use the ``export`` command of ``pySim-shell``
+instead. It performs a much more comprehensive export of all of the
+[standard] files that can be found on the card. To get a human-readable
+decode instead of the raw hex export, you can use ``export --json``.
Specifically, pySim-read will dump the following:
* MF