epminstall - add a directory, file, or symlink to a list file.
epminstall options file1 file2 ... fileN directory
epminstall options file1 file2
epminstall options -d directory1 directory2 ... directoryN
epminstall adds or replaces a directory, file, or symlink in a list
file. The default list file is "epm.list" and can be overridden using
the EPMLIST environment variable or the --list-file option.
Entries are either added to the end of the list file or replaced in-
line. Comments, directives, and variable declarations in the list file
epminstall recognizes the standard Berkeley install command options:
Make a backup of existing files (ignored, default for EPM.)
BSD old compatibility mode (ignored.)
Set the group owner of the file or directory to group. The default
group is "sys".
Set the permissions of the file or directory to mode. The default
permissions are 0755 for directories and executable files and 0644
for non-executable files.
Set the owner of the file or directory to owner. The default owner
Strip the files (ignored, default for EPM.)
Specify the list file to update.
epm(1) - create software packages
mkepmlist(1) - make an epm list file from a directory
epm.list(5) - epm list file format
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