dpmgr man page

dpmgr — administration utility for QDBM Depot

Synopsis

dpmgr create [-s] [-bnum num] name
dpmgr put [-kx|-ki] [-vx|-vi|-vf] [-keep|-cat] [-na] name key val
dpmgr out [-kx|-ki] name key
dpmgr get [-nl] [-kx|-ki] [-start num] [-max num] [-ox] [-n] name key
dpmgr list [-nl] [-k|-v] [-ox] name
dpmgr optimize [-bnum num] [-na] name
dpmgr inform [-nl] name
dpmgr remove name
dpmgr repair name
dpmgr exportdb name file
dpmgr importdb name file
dpmgr snaffle [-kx|-ki] [-ox] [-n] name key
dpmgr version

Description

This manual page documents briefly the dpmgr commands.

dpmgr is a utility for debugging Depot and its applications. It features editing and checking of a database. It can be used for database applications with shell scripts. This command is used in the above format. name specifies a database name. key specifies the key of a record. val specifies the value of a record.

Options

A summary of options is included below. For a complete description, see the file:///usr/share/doc/qdbm-doc/spex.html#depotcli.

-s
make the file sparse.
-bnum num
specify the number of the elements of the bucket array.
-kx
treat key as a binary expression of hexadecimal notation.
-ki
treat key as an integer expression of decimal notation.
-vx
treat val as a binary expression of hexadecimal notation.
-vi
treat val as an integer expression of decimal notation.
-vf
read the value from a file specified with val.
-keep
specify the storing mode for `DP_DKEEP'.
-cat
specify the storing mode for `DP_DCAT'.
-na
do not set alignment.
-nl
open the database without file locking.
-start
specify the beginning offset of a value to fetch.
-max
specify the max size of a value to fetch.
-ox
treat the output as a binary expression of hexadecimal notation.
-n
do not output the tailing newline.
-k
output keys only.
-v
output values only.

See Also

qdbm(3), dptsv(1), dpopen(3).

Author

QDBM was written by Mikio Hirabayashi <mikio@fallabs.com>.

This manual page was written by Fumitoshi UKAI <ukai@debian.or.jp>, for the Debian project (but may be used by others).

Referenced By

dptsv(1).

2005-05-23 Man Page Quick Database Manager