rpmdiff - Man Page

search for differences between two RPM packages


rpmdiff [<options>] <old_RPM> <new_RPM>


The rpmdiff tool shows differences between two RPM packages.


This program follows the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`-').

-h, --help

Show summary of options.

-i, --ignore=property

File property to ignore when calculating differences (may be used multiple times).
Valid values are:

 S (size)
 M (mode)
 5 (checksum)
 D (device)
 N (inode)
 L (number of links)
 V (vflags)
 U (user)
 G (group)
 F (digest)
 T (time)

See Also

rpmlint(1), rpm(1)


Originally written by Frédéric Lepied, modified and maintained by numerous contributors since.
This manual page was written by Arturo Borrero González <arturo@debian.org>, and is free/libre documentation (GPL-2+).

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February 6, 2014