rebase-helper man page

rebase-helper — helps you to rebase package to the latest upstream version

Synopsis

rebase-helper [OPTION]... SOURCES

Description

rebase-helper is the tool which helps you to rebase package to the latest upstream version defined by SOURCES argument

Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options too.

-b, --build-only
build SRPM and RPMs
-p, --patch-only
apply patches to new upstream version
--buildtool=BUILDTOOL
tool for building old and new sources. Supported [mock (default), rpmbuild, koji, copr].
--pkgcomparetool=PKGCOMPARETOOL
select a tool which compares both RPM packages. Supported [pkgdiff, rpmdiff, abipkgdiff, csmock].
--outputtool=OUTPUTTOOL
select a tool for showing information from rebase-helper process. Supported [text, json].
--not-download-sources
suppress download sources from web
-c, --continue
select the choice if you want to continue with rebase previously interrupted
-v
output is more verbose
-w, --keep-workspace
select the choice if you want to keep workspace directory after finishing
--build--retries=BUILD_RETRIES
specifies number of retries rebase-helper will do in case of failed build. If build fails, rebase-helper analyzes the build log, tries to fix the issue if possible and retries the build.

Author

Written by Petr Hracek and Tomas Hozza

Info

2016-07-31 Linux User's Manual