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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)