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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/>

Info

March 2014 recfix 1.6.90 User Commands