gen-index

gen-index(8)            GNATS Administration Utilities            gen-index(8)



NAME
       gen-index - build an index to current GNATS database

SYNOPSIS
       gen-index
              [ -n | --numeric ] [ -d dir | --directory=dir ]
              [ -o outfile | --outfile=outfile ]
              [ -h | --help ] [ -V | --version ]

DESCRIPTION
       Builds an index for the current GNATS database.  Prints by default to
       the standard output.

OPTIONS
       -n, --numeric
            Sorts index entries numerically rather than by their order in the
            `categories' file.

       -d dir, --directory=dir
            Uses dir rather than the default GNATS installation directory.

       -o outfile, --outfile=outfile
            Prints to outfile rather than to the standard output.

       -h, --help
            Prints usage for gen-index.

       -V, --version
            Prints the version number of gen-index.

SEE ALSO
       Keeping Track: Managing Messages With GNATS (also installed as the GNU
       Info file gnats.info) and Reporting Problems Using send-pr (also
       installed as the GNU Info file send-pr.info).

       gnats(l), send-pr(1), edit-pr(1), query-pr(1), file-pr(8), queue-pr(8),
       mkdist(8), mkcat(8), rmcat(8).

COPYING
       Copyright (c) 1993 Free Software Foundation, Inc.

       Permission is granted to make and distribute verbatim copies of this
       manual provided the copyright notice and this permission notice are
       preserved on all copies.

       Permission is granted to copy and distribute modified versions of this
       manual under the conditions for verbatim copying, provided that the
       entire resulting derived work is distributed under the terms of a
       permission notice identical to this one.

       Permission is granted to copy and distribute translations of this
       manual into another language, under the above conditions for modified
       versions, except that this permission notice may be included in
       translations approved by the Free Software Foundation instead of in the
       original English.



GNATS 3.2                        October 1993                     gen-index(8)