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GCstar — Personal collection manager

Synopsis

gcstar [-u Update-Options] [-x Execute-Options] [FILENAME]

Description

GCstar is a Gtk2 program used to manage personal collections.

Options

Without any option, it will open FILENAME if specified or the previously opened file. There are also two groups of options.

Update-Options

-u, --update
Tell GCstar to look for available updates
-a, --all
Update all components
-c, --collection
Update collection models
-w, --website
Update plugins to download information
-i, --import
Update plugins to import data
-e, --export
Update plugins to export data
-l, --lang
Update translations
-n, --noproxy
Don't ask for a proxy

Execute-Options

-x, --execute
Enter non-interactive mode
-c, --collection MODEL
Specify the collection type
-w, --website PLUGIN
Specify the plugin to use to download information
-i, --import PLUGIN
Specify the plugin to use to import a collection
-e, --export PLUGIN
Specify the plugin to use to export the collection
-f, --fields FILENAME
File containing fields list to use for import/export
-o, --output FILENAME
Write output in FILENAME instead of standard output
--download TITLE
Search for the item with TITLE as name
--importprefs PREFERENCES
Preferences for the import plugin
--exportprefs PREFERENCES
Preferences for the export plugin
Preferences for import/export plugins are specified using this schema
Key1=>Value1,Key2=>Value2

Environment

HOME
Used to define following variables if needed
XDG_CONFIG_HOME
Where configuration files should be stored. If not defined: $HOME/.config
XDG_DATA_HOME
Where some data will be stored. If not defined: $HOME/.local/share

Bugs Reporting

To report bugs, please use this forum:

http://forums.gcstar.org/viewforum.php?…

Authors

Tian <tian@c-sait.net>

http://www.gcstar.org/

Info

17 August 2006 GCstar Linux User's Manual