abi-monitor

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NAME
       abi-monitor - monitor new versions of a software library and try to
       build them

DESCRIPTION
   NAME:
              ABI Monitor (abi-monitor) Monitor and build new versions of a
              C/C++ software library

   DESCRIPTION:
              ABI Tracker is a tool to monitor new versions of a software
              library, try to build them and create profile for ABI Tracker.

              The tool is intended to be used with the ABI Tracker tool for
              visualizing API/ABI changes timeline.

              This tool is free software: you can redistribute it and/or
              modify it under the terms of the GNU LGPL or GNU GPL.

   USAGE:
              abi-monitor [options] [profile]

   EXAMPLES:
              abi-monitor -get -build profile.json

   INFORMATION OPTIONS:
       -h|-help

              Print this help.

       -dumpversion

              Print the tool version (1.12) and don't do anything else.

   GENERAL OPTIONS:
       -get

              Download new library versions.

       -get-old

              Download old packages from OldSourceUrl option of the profile.

       -build

              Build library versions.

       -rebuild

              Re-build library versions.

       -limit NUM

              Limit number of operations to NUM. This is useful if you want to
              download or build only NUM packages.

       -v NUM

              Build only one particular version.

       -output PATH

              Path to output profile. The tool will overwrite the input
              profile by default.

       -build-shared

              Build shared objects from static ones if they cannot be build by
              the library makefile or build script.

       -build-new

              Build newly found packages only. This option should be used with
              -get option.

       -debug

              Enable debug messages.

   OTHER OPTIONS:
       -make OPT

              Add options to 'make' command (e.g. '-j4').

       ABI Monitor 1.12 A tool to monitor new versions of a software library
       Copyright © 2017 Andrey Ponomarenko's ABI Laboratory License: GPL or
       LGPL

       Usage: abi-monitor [options] [profile] Example:

              abi-monitor -get -build profile.json

       More info: abi-monitor --help

AUTHOR
       This manual page was written by Peter Spiess-Knafl <dev@spiessknafl.at>
       for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).



abi-monitor                      October 2018                   ABI-MONITOR(1)