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Manual Reference Pages  -  BOS_GETDATE (8)

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NAME

bos_getdate - Displays the time stamps on an AFS binary file

CONTENTS

SYNOPSIS

bos getdate -server <machine name> -file <files to check>+
[-dir <destination dir>] [-cell <cell name>]
[-noauth] [-localauth] [-help]

bos getd -s <machine name> -f <files to check>+
[-d <destination dir>] [-c <cell name>] [-n] [-l]
[-h]

DESCRIPTION

The bos getdate command displays the time stamps on the current version, .BAK version (if any) and .OLD version (if any) of each binary file named by the -file argument. (The BOS Server automatically creates .BAK and .OLD versions when new binaries are installed with the bos install command.) The files must reside in the /usr/local/libexec/openafs directory on the server machine named by the -server argument unless the -dir argument indicates an alternate directory.

To revert to the .BAK version of a binary, use the bos uninstall command. To remove obsolete binary files from the /usr/local/libexec/openafs directory, use the bos prune command.

OPTIONS

-server <machine name> Indicates the server machine from which to list binary files. Identify the machine by IP address or its host name (either fully-qualified or abbreviated unambiguously). For details, see bos(8).

All server machines of the same AFS system type show the same timestamps if the binaries were installed properly on the binary distribution machine for this machine’s system type, and if all other machines of that type are running the appropriate upclientbin process.

-file <files to check>+ Names each binary file to list.
-dir <destination dir> Specifies the complete pathname of the local disk directory containing each file named by the -file argument. It is necessary only if the files are not in the /usr/local/libexec/openafs directory.
-cell <cell name> Names the cell in which to run the command. Do not combine this argument with the -localauth flag. For more details, see bos(8).
-noauth Assigns the unprivileged identity anonymous to the issuer. Do not combine this flag with the -localauth flag. For more details, see bos(8).
-localauth Constructs a server ticket using a key from the local /usr/local/etc/openafs/server/KeyFile file. The bos command interpreter presents the ticket to the BOS Server during mutual authentication. Do not combine this flag with the -cell or -noauth options. For more details, see bos(8).
-help Prints the online help for this command. All other valid options are ignored.

OUTPUT

For each file specified with the -file argument, the output displays the time stamp on the current (unmarked), .BAK, and .OLD version. The output explicitly reports that a version does not exist, rather than simply omitting it.

EXAMPLES

The following command examines the time stamps on the files with basename kaserver on the machine fs2.abc.com:



   % bos getdate -server fs2.abc.com -file kaserver
   File /usr/local/libexec/openafs/kaserver dated Mon Jan 4 10:00:36 1999.
   .BAK file dated Wed Dec 9 18:55:04 1998, no .OLD file.



PRIVILEGE REQUIRED

None

SEE ALSO

KeyFile(5), bos(8), bos_install(8), bos_prune(8), bos_uninstall(8)

COPYRIGHT

IBM Corporation 2000. <http://www.ibm.com/> All Rights Reserved.

This documentation is covered by the IBM Public License Version 1.0. It was converted from HTML to POD by software written by Chas Williams and Russ Allbery, based on work by Alf Wachsmann and Elizabeth Cassell.

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