flatpak-build-update-repo(1) Create a repository from a build directory


flatpak build-update-repo [OPTION...] LOCATION


Updates repository metadata for the repository at LOCATION. This command generates an OSTree summary file that lists the contents of the repository. The summary is used by flatpak repo-contents and other commands to display the contents of remote repositories.

After this command, LOCATION can be used as the repository location for flatpak add-repo, either by exporting it over http, or directly with a file: url.


The following options are understood:

-h, --help

Show help options and exit.


A title for the repository, e.g. for display in a UI. The title is stored in the repository summary.


Sign the commit with this GPG key


GPG Homedir to use when looking for keyrings


Generate static deltas for all references. This generates from-empty and delta static files that allow for faster download.


Remove unreferences objects in repo.


Only keep at most this number of old versions for any particular ref. Default is -1 which means infinite.

-v, --verbose

Print debug information during command processing.


Print version information and exit.