RPM misc options

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NAME rpm - lesser need options for rpm(8)

 

OPTIONS

--predefine='MACRO EXPR'
Defines MACRO with value EXPR. before loading macro files.

 

Switching off features

--color [never|auto|always]
Use terminal colors for highlighting error and debug message. Default is turning colors on for ttys only (auto).
--nocontexts Disable the SELinux plugin if available. This stops the plugin from setting SELinux contexts for files and scriptlets.
--noglob
Do not glob arguments when installing package files.
--nocaps
Don't verify capabilities of files.
--excludeconfigs, --noconfigs
Do not install configuration files.
--nohdrchk
Don't verify database header(s) when retrieved.

 

Debugging

-d, --debug
Print debugging information.
--deploops
Print dependency loops as warning.
--fsmdebug
Print debuging information of payload handling code.
--rpmfcdebug
Print debug information about files packaged.
--rpmiodebug
Print debug information about file IO.
--stats
Print runtime statistics of often used functions.

 

Obsolete Options

-K, --checksig
See and use rpmkeys(8).
--nodocs
Do not install documentation. Use --excludedocs instead.
--promoteepoch
Enable obsolete epoch handling used in rpm 3.x time frame.
--prtpkts
OBSOLETE! Used to print the packages containing and representing the pgp keys for debugging purposes.


 

Index

NAME rpm - lesser need options for rpm(8)
OPTIONS
Switching off features
Debugging
Obsolete Options
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