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Langue: en

Version: 2007-08-11 (mandriva - 22/10/07)

Section: 8 (Commandes administrateur)


urpmi.update - Updates package lists for specified media


     urpmi.update [options] [<names>]


urpmi.update scans the specified urpmi media to update their package list. <names> is a list of names you first told to urpmi.addmedia.


Force update of GPG key.
--ignore, --no-ignore
Don't update media, but mark them as ignored (that is, disables them). --no-ignore has the reverse behaviour: it marks the media as enabled.
--limit-rate rate
Try to limit the download speed, rate is given in bytes/sec. This option is not active by default.
Disable MD5SUM file checking.
--proxy proxyhost[:port|1080]
Use specified HTTP proxy.
--proxy-user user:password
Use specified user and password to use for proxy authentication. Specifying --proxy-user=ask will cause urpmi.update to prompt for a username and a password.
--urpmi-root directory
Use the file system tree rooted for urpmi database and rpm install. Contrary to --root, the urpmi configuration comes from the rooted tree.
If the urpmi or rpm db is busy, wait until it is available
Use only update media.
Use curl for downloading distant files. By default curl is used if available, or wget instead.
Use wget for downloading distant files. By default curl is used if available, or wget instead.
--curl-options 'options'
--rsync-options 'options'
--wget-options 'options'
Specify additional command-line options to be passed to curl, rsync or wget when retrieving files. If several options are to be passed, separate them with spaces and enclose them in quotes.

Note that the rsync options will also be used for ssh media.

Select all media that are not using a removable device to update them.
Clean /var/cache/urpmi/headers directory on exit.
Force updating synthesis/hdlist
Really force updating synthesis/hdlist
Do not use synthesis/hdlist, use rpm files directly
Quiet mode.
Verbose mode.


urpmi(8), urpmi.addmedia(8), urpmi.removemedia(8).


Pascal Rigaux <pixel@mandriva.com> (original author and current maintainer), Francois Pons, Rafael Garcia-Suarez