recfix man page

recfix — check a recfile for errors

Synopsis

recfix [OPTION]... [OPERATION] [OP_OPTION]... [FILE]

Description

Check and fix rec files.

--no-external

don't use external descriptors.

--force

force the requested operation.

--help

print a help message and exit.

--version

show version and exit.

Operations

--check

check integrity of the specified file.  Default.

--sort

sort the records in the specified file.

--auto

insert auto-generated fields in records missing them.

--encrypt

encrypt confidential fields in the specified file.

--decrypt

decrypt confidential fields in the specified file.

De/Encryption options

-s, --password=PASSWORD

encrypt/decrypt with this password.

If no FILE is specified then the command acts like a filter, getting the data from standard input and writing the result to standard output.

Author

Written by Jose E. Marchesi.

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to: bug-recutils@gnu.org
GNU recutils home page: <http://www.gnu.org/software/recutils/>
General help using GNU software: <http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/>

See Also

The full documentation for recfix is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If the info and recfix programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info recutils

should give you access to the complete manual.

Info

March 2014 recfix 1.6.90 User Commands