rpmextra search for extra packages : packages installed on the system that are not available in any repository listed in the config file
this packages are often installed manually and are not updated as others packages by distribution tools
-help brief help message -man full documentation -V, --version print version -verbose verbose
Print a brief help message and exits.
Print the manual page and exits.
Print the program release and exit.
The program works and print debugging messages.
the verbose mode allow to see which functions are used
O if all is ok
>=1 if a problem
for experts/developers only : allow to force the method used to get rpm data. It can be set to repoquery/dnf/yum/package-cleanup/urpmq/zypper
rpmextra depends upon rpm package managers. it can use yum/dnf (Redhat), urpmi (Mandriva), zypper (Suse) tools
Bugs and Limitations
the program does not work well on program installed with several versions
this program can be used as “normal” user
rpm(1) for rpm call
License and Copyright
Copyright (C) 2008 by Eric Gerbier This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
you can report any bug or suggest to email@example.com
rpmdep(1), rpmduplicates(1), rpmorphan(1), rpmusage(1).