rearj man page

rearj — Converts other archive formats to .arj files

Synopsis

rearj [options] <!listfile(s)|filespec(s)|wildname(s)>

Description

The rearj command can repackage other archive formats to arj.

Options

-+
Ignore REARJ_SW variable.
-a[suffix]
Convert archives within archives ("*" for all formats).
-bcommand
Execute command before extracting files.
-ccommand
Execute command on extracted files before counting them.
-d
Delete original archives.
-e
No error switch.
-f
Convert diskette archives.
-g
Skip creation of output archive.
-i[name]
Check integrity of rearj program.
-j
Skip if output archive size is larger than the original.
-k
Skip archive timestamping.
-l[name]
Write append log file (default name is rearj.log).
-m[date]
Select archives before date in YYMMDDHHMMSS format.
-n[date]
Select archives on or after date in YYMMDDHHMMSS format.
-o
Allow overwrite of existing target archive.
-p
Ignore long filenames under Windows 95.
-q
Query for each archive to convert.
-r
Recurse through subdirectories.
-s
Skip verify of file count and total size.
-tsuffix
Create suffix type archives.
-u[bak]
Allow update of archive with backup (default is BAK).
-v
Execute configured command on extracted files.
-wdir
Assign work directory.
-x[!]file
Exclude by filename, wildname, or listfile.
-y[text]
Delete output archive and write text to log (testing mode).
-z
Simulate operation.

Environment

REARJ_SW If set, its value will be used as command line options.

Exit Status

0
Success.
1
File not found.
2
File is not a configured archive type.
3
Target archive already exists.
4
Not enough disk space.
5
User skipped or user did not select update option.
6
UNPACK command error.
7
PACK command error.
8
Target cannot support directories.
9
Wrong file count.
10
Wrong total size.
11
Internal archive REARJ error.
12
Rename archive error.
13
Invoked -v command error (found a virus?).
14
Output archive is larger.

Example

rearj * -r -d
Convert all archives to ARJ format, searching all subdirectories, deleting original archives.

See Also

arj(1).

Author

This manual page was written by Ola Lundqvist <opal@debian.org> in pod format, then converted by Guillem Jover <guillem@debian.org> to nroff format.

Referenced By

arj(1), unarj(1).

2003-03-10 3.10 Arj Software