rpmextra man page

rpmextra — display extra packages : not from distribution repositories

Description

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

Synopsis

rpmextra [options]

options:

-help                brief help message
-man                 full documentation
-V, --version        print version
-verbose             verbose

Required Arguments

none

Options

-help
Print a brief help message and exits.
-man
Print the manual page and exits.
-version
Print the program release and exit.
-verbose
The program works and print debugging messages.

Diagnostics

the verbose mode allow to see which functions are used

Exit Status

O if all is ok

>=1 if a problem

Configuration

nothing

Dependencies

rpmextra depends upon rpm package managers. it can use yum (Redhat), urpmi (Mandriva), zypper (Suse) tools

Incompatibilities

not known

Bugs and Limitations

the program does not work well on program installed with several versions

Notes

this program can be used as "normal" user

See Also

rpm(1) for rpm call

rpmorphan(1)

rpmusage(1)

rpmduplicates(1)

rpmdep(1)

Author

Eric Gerbier

you can report any bug or suggest to gerbier@users.sourceforge.net

Referenced By

rpmdep(1), rpmduplicates(1), rpmorphan(1), rpmusage(1).

2016-05-15 perl v5.24.0 User Contributed Perl Documentation