rpm2cpio man page

rpm2cpio — Extract cpio archive from RPM Package Manager (RPM) package.

Synopsis

rpm2cpio [filename]

Description

rpm2cpio converts the .rpm file specified as a single argument to a cpio archive on standard out. If a '-' argument is given, an rpm stream is read from standard in.

rpm2cpio rpm-1.1-1.i386.rpm
rpm2cpio - < glint-1.0-1.i386.rpm
rpm2cpio glint-1.0-1.i386.rpm | cpio -dium

See Also

rpm(8)

Author

Erik Troan <ewt@redhat.com>

Referenced By

rpm(8), rpmbuild(8), rpmdb(8), rpmfile(1), rpmkeys(8), rpmpeek(1), rpmsign(8), rpmspec(8), unrpm(1).

11 January 2001 Red Hat, Inc.