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NAME

       apt-dater - terminal-based remote package update manager

SYNOPSIS

       apt-dater [[-(c config|v|[n]r)]]

DESCRIPTION

       This manual page documents briefly the apt-dater command.

       apt-dater is a program to manage package updats on a large number of
       remote hosts using SSH.

OPTIONS

       apt-dater accepts the following command parameters:

       -c config
           Use alternative config file. Default is
           $XDG_CONFIG_HOME/apt-dater/apt-dater.conf.

       -v
           Show apt-dater version and copyright statement.

       -r
           Refresh hosts and create XML report on stdout. apt-dater must be
           compiled with XMLREPORT feature.

       -n
           Prevent hosts to be refreshed before create XML report (useful for
           cronjobs which do not have access to SSH key(s)).

ENVIRONMENT

       MAINTAINER
           The maintainerĀ“s name (i.e. used by debtrack). If not set, the
           GECOS entry for the current user will be used. This environment
           variable could be forwarded to remote hosts with the ssh(1)
           SendEnv+AcceptEnv options.

FILES

       ~/.config/apt-dater/apt-dater.conf
           The configuration file of apt-dater

       ~/.config/apt-dater/hosts.conf
           Contains all hosts you would like to manage

SEE ALSO

       apt-dater.conf(5), aptitude(1), apt-get(1), debtrack, screen(1),
       ssh(1).

AUTHORS

       Andre Ellguth <ellguth@ibh.de>
           Maintainer.

       Thomas Liske <liske@ibh.de>
           Maintainer.

       Jens Haser <jens_dd@hotmail.de>
           Fixed some UI glitches.

COPYRIGHT

       Copyright Ā© 2008 IBH IT-Service GmbH [http://www.ibh.de/]

                                 May 23, 2009                     APT-DATER(8)