opkg-cl

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NAME
       opkg-cl - command line utility to install, upgrade and uninstall opkg
       software packages

SYNOPSIS
       opkg-cl [OPTIONS...] sub-command [ARGUMENTS...]

DESCRIPTION
       opkg-cl is a simple utility to install, upgrade and uninstall opkg
       software packages. Opkg is a lightweight package management system
       based on Ipkg.

OPTIONS AND COMMANDS
   SUB-COMMANDS : PACKAGE MANIPULATION
       update Update list of available packages

       upgrade
              Upgrade installed packages

       install <package(s)>
              Install package(s)

       configure <package(s)>
              Configure unpacked package(s)

       remove <packages|regexp>
              Remove package(s). regexp could be something like 'pkgname*'
              '*file*' or similar

       flag <flag> <packages>
              Flag package(s). Available flags (one per invocation):

              hold
              noprune
              user
              ok
              installed
              unpacked

   INFORMATIONAL SUB-COMMANDS
       list   List available packages

       list-installed
              List installed packages

       list-upgradable
              List installed and upgradable packages

       list-changed-conffiles
              List package configuration files which have been modified after
              installation

       files <package>
              List files belonging to package

       search <file|regexp>
              List package providing file

       info [package|regexp]
              Display all info for selected packages

       status [package|regexp]
              Display all statuses for selected packages

       download <package>
              Download package to current directory

       compare-version <version1> <operator> <version2>
              compare versions using following operators :

              <<   less than
              <    less than or equal to
              <=   less than or equal to
               =   equal to
              >=   greater than or equal to
              >    greater than or equal to
              >>   greater than

       print-architecture
              List installable package architectures

       whatdepends [-A] <package(s)|regexp>

       whatdependsrec [-A] <package(s)|regexp>

       whatprovides [-A] <package(s)|regexp>

       whatconflicts [-A] <package(s)|regexp>

       whatreplaces [-A] <package(s)|regexp>


   OPTIONS
       -A     Query all packages not just those installed

       -v <level>, --verbosity <level>
              Set verbosity level to level. Verbosity levels :

              0   errors only
              1   normal messages (default)
              2   informative messages
              3   debug
              4   debug level 2

       -f <conf_file>, --conf <conf_file>
              Use conf_file as the opkg configuration file

       --cache <directory>
              Use a package cache

       -d <dest_name>, --dest <dest_name>
              Use dest_name as the the root directory for package
              installation, removal, upgrading. dest_name should be a defined
              dest name from the configuration file, (but can also be a
              directory name in a pinch).

       -o <directory>, --offline-root <directory>
              Use directory as the root directory for offline installation of
              packages.

       --add-dest <name>:<path>
              Register path as installation target name for use in conjunction
              with --dest

       --add-arch <arch>:<prio>
              Register the package architecture arch with the numeric priority
              prio. Lower priorities take precedence.

   FORCE OPTIONS
       --force-depends
              Install/remove despite failed dependencies

       --force-maintainer
              Overwrite preexisting config files

       --force-reinstall
              Reinstall package(s)

       --force-overwrite
              Overwrite files from other package(s)

       --force-downgrade
              Allow opkg-cl to downgrade packages

       --force-space
              Disable free space checks

       --force-postinstall
              Execute package postinstall scripts in offline installation mode

       --noaction
              No action - test only

       --download-only
              No action - download only

       --nodeps
              Do not follow dependencies

       --force-removal-of-dependent-packages
              Remove package and all dependencies

       --autoremove
              Remove packages that were installed automatically to satisfy
              dependencies

       -t <directory>, --tmp-dir <directory>
              Specify directory as temporary directory

REPORTING BUGS
       Report bugs to http://code.google.com/p/opkg/issues/list

       Copyright © Opkg development team.

       Copyright © Ipkg development team.



opkg-cl                         October 5, 2010                     opkg-cl(1)