Section: Portage (1)
Updated: Nov 2008
emaint - performs system health checks and maintenance
[all | binhost | cleanresume | movebin | moveinst | world]
The emaint program provides an interface to system health
checks and maintenance.
Perform all supported commands.
Generate a metadata index for binary packages located in PKGDIR (for
download by remote clients). See the PORTAGE_BINHOST documentation in
the make.conf(5) man page for additional information.
Discard no longer installed config tracker entries.
Discard merge lists saved for the emerge(1) --resume action.
Clean out old logs from the PORT_LOGDIR using the command
See the make.conf(5) man page for additional information as well as
enabling the 'clean-logs' feature in emerge to do this automatically.
Perform package move updates for binary packages located in PKGDIR.
Perform package move updates for installed packages.
Fix problems in the world file.
- -c, --check
Check for any problems that may exist. (all commands)
- -f, --fix
Fix any problems that may exist. (not all commands)
- -C, --clean
Cleans the logs from PORT_LOGDIR (logs command only)
- -p, --pretend
Sets pretend mode (same as -c, --check) for use with the -C, --clean
OPTION (logs command only)
- -t NUM, --time NUM
Changes the minimum age NUM (in days) of the logs to be listed or
deleted. (logs command only)
Please report bugs via http://bugs.gentoo.org/
Mike Frysinger <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Brian Dolbec <email@example.com>
Contains a list of all user-specified packages.
Contains the paths and md5sums of all the config files being tracked.
- DEFAULT OPTIONS
- REPORTING BUGS
- SEE ALSO
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Time: 21:27:20 GMT, September 23, 2013