EMAINT

Section: Portage (1)
Updated: Nov 2008
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NAME

emaint - performs system health checks and maintenance  

SYNOPSIS

emaint [options] [all | binhost | cleanresume | movebin | moveinst | world]  

DESCRIPTION

The emaint program provides an interface to system health checks and maintenance.  

COMMANDS

all
Perform all supported commands.
binhost
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.
cleanconfig
Discard no longer installed config tracker entries.
cleanresume
Discard merge lists saved for the emerge(1) --resume action.
logs
Clean out old logs from the PORT_LOGDIR using the command PORT_LOGDIR_CLEAN See the make.conf(5) man page for additional information as well as enabling the 'clean-logs' feature in emerge to do this automatically.
movebin
Perform package move updates for binary packages located in PKGDIR.
moveinst
Perform package move updates for installed packages.
world
Fix problems in the world file.
 

DEFAULT OPTIONS

-c, --check
Check for any problems that may exist. (all commands)
-f, --fix
Fix any problems that may exist. (not all commands)
 

OPTIONS

-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)
 

REPORTING BUGS

Please report bugs via http://bugs.gentoo.org/  

AUTHORS

Mike Frysinger <vapier@gentoo.org>
Brian Dolbec <dolsen@gentoo.org>
 

FILES

/var/lib/portage/world
Contains a list of all user-specified packages.
/var/lib/portage/config
Contains the paths and md5sums of all the config files being tracked.
 

SEE ALSO

emerge(1), portage(5)


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
COMMANDS
DEFAULT OPTIONS
OPTIONS
REPORTING BUGS
AUTHORS
FILES
SEE ALSO

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