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Manual Reference Pages  -  GST-PACKAGE (1)

NAME

gst-package - create and install GNU Smalltalk .star package files

CONTENTS

Description

DESCRIPTION

    Usage:

gst-package [OPTION]... ARGS...

    Operation modes:

--install
  make or install STAR packages (default)
--uninstall
  remove the packages mentioned in the FILES
--dist copy files instead of creating STAR files.
--prepare
  create configure.ac or Makefile.am
--list-files PKG
  just output the list of files in the package
--list-packages
  just output the list of packages in the files
--download, --update
  download package from smalltalk.gnu.org or from its specified URL
--help display this message and exit
--version
  print version information and exit

    Common suboptions:

-n, --dry-run
  print commands without running them
--srcdir DIR
  look for non-built files in directory DIR
--distdir DIR
  for --dist, place files in directory DIR
--destdir DIR
  prefix the destination directory with DIR
--target-directory DIR
  install the files in DIR (unused for --dist)
-I, --image-file=FILE
  load into the specified image
--kernel-dir=PATH
  use the specified kernel directory
-v, --verbose
  print extra information while processing

    --install suboptions:

--test run unit tests after merging
--load also load the Smalltalk files in the image

    --list-files suboptions:

--load only list files that are filed in when loading
--test with --load, also include unit test files
--vpath Omit path to srcdir for files that are there

    --dist suboptions:

--all-files
  Process all files, not just non-built ones
--copy Do not create symbolic links
All operation modes except --download (or its synonym --update) accept paths to package.xml files or .star files, including remote URLs. --download and --update accept names of packages, which will be searched in the current system or on smalltalk.gnu.org) or URLs to package.xml or .star files.

Except in uninstall and list files mode, gst-package requires write access to the GNU Smalltalk image directory, and merges the XML package files on the command line with that file.

The default target directory is /home/ich/source/smalltalk/release/smalltalk

SEE ALSO

The full documentation for gst-package is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and gst-package programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info gst
should give you access to the complete manual.
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gst-package version 3.2.5-4dc033e GST-PACKAGE (1) April 2013

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