mfsrsetgoal(1) change or retrieve goal

Other Alias

mfsgetgoal, mfssetgoal, mfsrgetgoal


mfsgetgoal [-r] [-n|-h|-H] OBJECT...

mfsrgetgoal [-n|-h|-H] OBJECT...

mfssetgoal [-r] [-n|-h|-H] GOAL_NAME OBJECT...

mfsrsetgoal [-n|-h|-H] GOAL_NAME OBJECT...


mfsgetgoal and mfssetgoal operate on object's goal value.

mfsgetgoal prints current goal value of given object(s). These tools can be used on any file, directory or deleted (trash) file.



This option enables recursive mode, which works as usual for every given file, but for every given directory additionally prints current value of all contained objects (files and directories).

-n, -h, -H

These options are described in mfstools(1).


mfsrgetgoal and mfsrsetgoal are deprecated aliases for mfsgetgoal -r and mfssetgoal -r respectively.


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