"Fossies" - the Fresh Open Source Software Archive  

Source code changes of the file "doc/zcat.1" between
zutils-1.8.tar.lz and zutils-1.9.tar.lz

About: Zutils is a collection of utilities able to deal with any combination of compressed and non-compressed files transparently. The utilities zcat, zcmp, zdiff, zgrep and ztest supports the compressors bzip2, gzip, lzip and xz.

zcat.1  (zutils-1.8.tar.lz):zcat.1  (zutils-1.9.tar.lz)
ZCAT(1) User Commands ZCAT(1) ZCAT(1) User Commands ZCAT(1)
NAME NAME
zcat - decompress and concatenate files to standard output zcat - decompress and concatenate files to standard output
SYNOPSIS SYNOPSIS
zcat [options] [files] zcat [options] [files]
DESCRIPTION DESCRIPTION
Zcat copies each given file to standard output. If any given file is co zcat copies each file argument to standard output in sequence. If an
mpressed, its decompressed con- y file given is compressed, its
tent is used. If a given file does not exist, and its name does not end w decompressed content is copied. If a file given does not exist, and its n
ith one of the known exten- ame does not end with one of
sions, zcat tries the compressed file names corresponding to the formats the known extensions, zcat tries the compressed file names corresponding
supported. to the formats supported. If a
file fails to decompress, zcat continues copying the rest of the files.
If a file is specified as '-', data are read from standard input, deco
mpressed if needed, and sent to If a file is specified as '-', data are read from standard input, decompr
standard output. Data read from standard input must be of the same type; essed if needed, and sent to
all uncompressed or all in the standard output. Data read from standard input must be of the same type;
same compression format. all uncompressed or all in the
same compressed format.
If no files are specified, recursive searches examine the current work ing directory, and nonrecursive If no files are specified, recursive searches examine the current working directory, and nonrecursive
searches read standard input. searches read standard input.
The formats supported are bzip2, gzip, lzip and xz. The formats supported are bzip2, gzip, lzip, and xz.
Exit status is 0 if no errors occurred, non-zero otherwise. Exit status is 0 if no errors occurred, 1 otherwise.
OPTIONS OPTIONS
-h, --help -h, --help
display this help and exit display this help and exit
-V, --version -V, --version
output version information and exit output version information and exit
-A, --show-all -A, --show-all
equivalent to '-vET' equivalent to '-vET'
skipping to change at line 53 skipping to change at line 54
-M, --format=<list> -M, --format=<list>
process only the formats in <list> process only the formats in <list>
-n, --number -n, --number
number all output lines number all output lines
-N, --no-rcfile -N, --no-rcfile
don't read runtime configuration file don't read runtime configuration file
-O, --force-format=<fmt> -O, --force-format=<fmt>
force given format (bz2, gz, lz, xz) force the format given (bz2, gz, lz, xz)
-q, --quiet -q, --quiet
suppress all messages suppress all messages
-r, --recursive -r, --recursive
operate recursively on directories operate recursively on directories
-R, --dereference-recursive -R, --dereference-recursive
recursively follow symbolic links recursively follow symbolic links
skipping to change at line 95 skipping to change at line 96
set compressor and options for lzip format set compressor and options for lzip format
--xz=<command> --xz=<command>
set compressor and options for xz format set compressor and options for xz format
REPORTING BUGS REPORTING BUGS
Report bugs to zutils-bug@nongnu.org Report bugs to zutils-bug@nongnu.org
Zutils home page: http://www.nongnu.org/zutils/zutils.html Zutils home page: http://www.nongnu.org/zutils/zutils.html
COPYRIGHT COPYRIGHT
Copyright © 2019 Antonio Diaz Diaz. License GPLv2+: GNU GPL version 2 or later Copyright © 2020 Antonio Diaz Diaz. License GPLv2+: GNU GPL version 2 or later
<http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html> <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. Ther e is NO WARRANTY, to the extent This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent
permitted by law. permitted by law.
zcat (zutils) 1.8 January 2019 ZCAT(1) zcat (zutils) 1.9 June 2020 ZCAT(1)
 End of changes. 8 change blocks. 
18 lines changed or deleted 19 lines changed or added

Home  |  About  |  Features  |  All  |  Newest  |  Dox  |  Diffs  |  RSS Feeds  |  Screenshots  |  Comments  |  Imprint  |  Privacy  |  HTTP(S)