regulatory.bin, regulatory.db - The Linux wireless regulatory database
are the files used by the Linux
wireless subsystem to keep its regulatory database information.
is read by crda
upon the Linux kernel's request for
regulatory information for a specific ISO / IEC 3166 alpha2 country code.
is a newer, extensible database format which (since Linux
4.15) is read by the kernel directly as a firmware file.
The regulatory database is kept in a small binary format for size and code
efficiency. The regulatory.bin
file can be parsed and read in human
format by using the regdbdump
command. The regulatory database files
should be updated upon regulatory changes or corrections.
The regulatory database is maintained by the community as such you are
encouraged to send any corrections or updates to the linux-wireless and
wireless-regdb mailing lists: firstname.lastname@example.org
regdbdump(8) crda(8) iw(8)