dbconfig-load-include(1) parse custom format db config files


dbconfig-load-include [-hv] [-a] [-d[varname]] [-u[varname]] [-p[varname]] [-s[varname]] [-P[varname]] [-t[varname]] -f format infile


dbconfig-load-include is a program to parse custom format include files containing the information necessary to connect a program to a database resource. This is primarily intended to be used by the dbconfig-common package to import database settings of packages with pre-existing configurations that have migrated to dbconfig-common. for more information, please see /usr/share/doc/dbconfig-common.


use the given config file as input
use the given output format (default: sh)
include all information in output (default)
include the dbname in the output
include the dbpass in the output
include the dbserver in the output
include the dbport in the output
include the dbuser in the output
include the dbtype in the output
display this helpful message
output the version and exit

format is one of a list of include-file style formats for various programming languages. the current list includes:

/bin/sh style include file
perl parseable include file
php parseable include file
run the file as a script and interpret its output