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.
Perform sync actions on specified repositories.
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)
OPTIONS logs command
- -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)
OPTIONS sync command
- -a, --auto
Sync repositories which have its auto-sync setting set yes, true. (sync command only)
- -A, --allrepos
Sync all repositories which have a sync-uri specified. (sync command only)
- -r, --repo REPO
Sync the repository specified. (sync 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
- OPTIONS logs command
- OPTIONS sync command
- REPORTING BUGS
- SEE ALSO
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Time: 16:46:02 GMT, December 10, 2014