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authorSergey Poznyakoff <gray@gnu.org.ua>2013-12-25 09:31:59 (GMT)
committer Sergey Poznyakoff <gray@gnu.org.ua>2013-12-25 09:31:59 (GMT)
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Minor changes.
* src/gdbm_load.c: New options: --mmap, --cache-size and --block-size. * doc/gdbm.texinfo: Document new gdbm_load options. * doc/gdbm_load.1: Likewise. * src/gdbmdelete.c: Stylistic changes. * src/gdbmstore.c: Likewise.
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-rw-r--r--doc/gdbm.texinfo29
-rw-r--r--doc/gdbm_load.118
2 files changed, 36 insertions, 11 deletions
diff --git a/doc/gdbm.texinfo b/doc/gdbm.texinfo
index 5c962d5..201f01c 100644
--- a/doc/gdbm.texinfo
+++ b/doc/gdbm.texinfo
@@ -1895,15 +1895,15 @@ be set in a startup script file (@pxref{startup files}).
@anchor{open parameters}
The following variables control how the database is opened:
+@deftypevr {gdbmtool variable} numeric blocksize
+Sets the block size. @xref{Open, block_size}. Unset by default.
+@end deftypevr
+
@deftypevr {gdbmtool variable} numeric cachesize
Sets the cache size. @xref{Options, GDBM_SETCACHESIZE}.
By default this variable is not set.
@end deftypevr
-@deftypevr {gdbmtool variable} numeric blocksize
-Sets the block size. @xref{Open, block_size}. Unset by default.
-@end deftypevr
-
@anchor{openvar}
@deftypevr {gdbmtool variable} string open
Open mode. The following values are allowed:
@@ -2370,7 +2370,7 @@ By default the utility creates dumps in ASCII format (@pxref{Flat
files,ASCII}). Another format can be requested using the
@option{--format} (@option{-H}) option.
-The @command{gdbm_load} utility understands the following command line
+The @command{gdbm_dump} utility understands the following command line
options:
@table @option
@@ -2405,18 +2405,31 @@ The format of the input file is detected automatically.
By default the utility attempts to restore the database under its
original name, as stored in the input file. It will fail to do so if
the input is in binary format. In that case, the name of the database
-to create can be given as the second argument.
+must be given as the second argument.
-In general, if two arguments are given, the second one is treated as
+In general, if two arguments are given the second one is treated as
the name of the database to create, overriding the file name specified
in the flat file.
The utility understands the following command line arguments:
@table @option
+
+@item -b @var{num}
+@itemx --block-size=@var{num}
+Sets block size. @xref{Open, block_size}.
+
+@item -c @var{num}
+@itemx --cache-size=@var{num}
+Sets cache size. @xref{Options, GDBM_SETCACHESIZE}.
+
+@item -M
+@itemx --mmap
+Use memory mapping.
+
@item -m @var{mode}
@item --mode=@var{mode}
-Set file mode. The argument is the desired file mode in octal.
+Sets the file mode. The argument is the desired file mode in octal.
@item -n
@itemx --no-meta
diff --git a/doc/gdbm_load.1 b/doc/gdbm_load.1
index 00aaac0..8b0e77c 100644
--- a/doc/gdbm_load.1
+++ b/doc/gdbm_load.1
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-.\" This file is part of GDBM.
+.\" This file is part of GDBM. -*- nroff -*-
.\" Copyright (C) 2011, 2013 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
.\"
.\" GDBM is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
@@ -13,12 +13,15 @@
.\"
.\" You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
.\" along with GDBM. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>. */
-.TH GDBM_LOAD 1 "May 8, 2013" "GDBM" "GDBM User Reference"
+.TH GDBM_LOAD 1 "December 25, 2013" "GDBM" "GDBM User Reference"
.SH NAME
gdbm_load \- re-create a GDBM database from a dump file.
.SH SYNOPSIS
-\fBgdbm_load\fR [\fB\-nr\fR] [\fB\-m\fR \fIMODE\fR]\
+\fBgdbm_load\fR [\fB\-Mnr\fR] [\fB\-b\fR \fINUM\fR] [\fB\-c\fR \fINUM]\
+ [\fB\-m\fR \fIMODE\fR]\
[\fB\-u\fR \fINAME\fR|\fIUID\fR[:\fINAME\fR|\fIGID\fR]]
+ [\fB\-\-block\-size\fR=\fINUM\fR] [\fB\-\-cache\-size\fR=\fINUM\fR]\
+ [\fB\-\-mmap\fR=\fINUM\fR]
[\fB\-\-mode\fR=\fIMODE\fR]\
[\fB\-\-no\-meta\fR] [\fB\-\-replace\fR]
[\fB\-\-user\fR=\fINAME\fR|\fIUID\fR[:\fINAME\fR|\fIGID\fR]]\
@@ -42,6 +45,15 @@ the created database are restored from the information in the dump.
This can be overridden using the command line options (see below).
.SH OPTIONS
.TP
+\fB\-b\fR, \fB\-\-block\-size\fR=\fINUM\fR
+Sets block size.
+.TP
+\fB\-c\fR, \fB\-\-cache\-size\fR=\fINUM\fR
+Sets cache size.
+.TP
+\fB\-M\fR, \fB\-\-mmap\fR
+Use memory mapping.
+.TP
\fB\-m\fR, \fB\-\-mode\fR=\fIMODE\fR
Set database file mode (octal number).
.TP

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