rpm2cpio(8) — Linux manual page


rpm2cpio(8)                                                  rpm2cpio(8)

NAME         top

       rpm2cpio - Extract cpio archive from RPM Package Manager (RPM)

SYNOPSIS         top

       rpm2cpio [filename]

DESCRIPTION         top

       rpm2cpio converts the .rpm file specified as a single argument to
       a cpio archive on standard out.  If a '-' argument is given, an
       rpm stream is read from standard in.

       rpm2cpio glint-1.0-1.i386.rpm | cpio -dium
       cat glint-1.0-1.i386.rpm | rpm2cpio - | cpio -tv

SEE ALSO         top


AUTHOR         top

              Erik Troan <ewt@redhat.com>

COLOPHON         top

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                             11 January 2001                 rpm2cpio(8)

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