recinf - Man Page

print information about a recfile


recinf [OPTION]... [FILE]...


Print information about the types of records stored in the input.

-t,  --type=RECORD_TYPE

print information on the records having the specified type.

-d,  --descriptor

include the full record descriptors.

-n,  --names-only

output just the names of the record files found in the input.


print a help message and exit.


show version and exit.

Special options

-S,  --print-sexps

print the data in sexps instead of rec format.


Written by Jose E. Marchesi.

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to:
GNU recutils home page: <>
General help using GNU software: <>

See Also

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

info recutils

should give you access to the complete manual.


April 2022 recinf 1.9