cpan - generate an WAIT index for CPAN
cpan [-clean] [-noclean] [-cpan url or directory] [-database dbname] [-dir directory] [-force] [-noforce] [-keep directory] [-match regexp] [-table table name] [-test level] [-trust_mtime] [-notrust_mtime]
- -clean / -noclean
Clean the table befor indexing. Default is off.
- -cpan url or directory
Default directory or URL for indexing. If an URL is given, there currently must be a file indices/find-ls.gz relative to it which contains the output of
find . -ls | gzip. Default is ftp://ftp.rz.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/pub/CPAN.
- -database dbname
Specify database name. Default is DB.
- -dir directory
Alternate directory were databases are located. Default is the directory specified during configuration of WAIT.
Force reindexing, even if cpan thinks files are up to date. Default is off
- -keep directory
If fetching from a remote server, keep files in directory. Default is /app/unido-i06/src/share/lang/perl/96a/CPAN/sources.
- -match regexp
Limit to patches matching regexp. Default is authors/id/.
- -table table name
Specify an alternate table name. Default is
- -test level
Set test level, were 0 means normal operation, 1 means, don't really index and 2 means, don't even get archives and examine them.
- -trust_mtime / -notrust_mtime
If on, the files mtimes are used to decide, which version of an archive is the newest. If b<off>, the version extracted is used (beware, there are far more version numbering schemes than cpan can parse).
Ulrich Pfeifer <email@example.com>
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