diffmon(1) Monitor files on your system.


diffmon [options]


This manual page documents briefly the diffmon command.


This program follows the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`-'). A summary of options is included below.
-D, --debug
Turn on shell debugging ("set -x").
-C, --compress-program CPROG
Use CPROG to compress saved file images.
-c, --config-file FILE
Use FILE as the config file instead of the default, searching DIFFMONPATH if FILE not absolute pathname.
-e, --errors-to MAINTAINER
Stderr is reported to maintainer via email. If MAINTAINER is set to "maintainer", the default maintainer is assumed (see above).
-h, --help
You're looking at it.
-o, --old DIR
Old reference files are kept and looked for in DIR instead of the default.
-p, --config-path CPATH
Use CPATH to search for configuration files instead of default path. Overrides value of DIFFMONPATH environment variable.
-S, --suffix SUFFIX
Compressed file suffix.
-Z, --zcat-program ZPROG
Use ZPROG to read compressed file and output uncompressed version (should not uncompress file itself).
-n, --no-update
Don't update the saved file images.


This manual page was written by Jeff Bailey <[email protected]>. Copyright (C) 2002 Jeff Bailey. This document is in the PUBLIC DOMAIN.