Section: Debian GNU/Linux manual (1)
Updated: Feb 1 2002
lcf - Determine which of the historical versions of a config is installed
<Destination File Name>
<Historical MD5SUM source directory>
This script, given a destination file name, and a directory containing
md5sums of historical versions of the file, attempts to determine if
the installed version corresponds to a historical version. lcf uses
the same algorithm that ucf uses, and should exhibit the same
The source directory is the place where historical md5sums are
expected to live. Specifically, the historical md5sums are looked for
in either the file
or the subdirectory
- -h, --help
Print a short usage message
- -n, --no-action
Dry run. Print the actions that would be taken if the script is
invoked, but take no action.
- -d [n], --debug [n]
Set the debug level to the (optional) level
(n defaults to 1). This turns on copious debugging information.
- -v, --verbose
Make the script be very verbose about setting internal variables.
There are no bugs. Any resemblance thereof is delirium. Really.
This manual page was written Manoj Srivastava <email@example.com
for the Debian GNU/Linux system.