Google Factory Tool (
gooftool), is a standalone program to provide and support all Google required Chrome OS specific manufacturing flow, including:
Since it is very specific to ChromeOS,
gooftool may need to run on a pure test image without standard Chrome OS factory software environment and should not allow arbitrary modification. It is carefully designed that
gooftoolshould not use Factory Test or Device API.
gooftoolmay only import HWID, test environment and schema (rules), or shared utilities (
For devices running station mode,
gooftool is executed as PAR on DUT directly instead of using Device API.