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Verify Dirfile database metadata.

21 February 2012
checkdirfile(1)                              GETDATA                              checkdirfile(1)

NAME checkdirfile — verify Dirfile database metadata
SYNOPSIS checkdirfile DIRFILE checkdirfile [ --help | --version ]
DESCRIPTION Report errors in metadata of the dirfile(5) database specified by DIRFILE. Three separate checks are performed. First, the format specification metadata is scanned for syntax errors (see dirfile-format(5)) and Dirfile Standards compliance. Second, fields defined in the database are checked for self-consistency. Finally, the database is queried for its length. --help --version Show usage and version information and exit.
AUTHOR checkdirfile was written by D. V. Wiebe.
REPORTING BUGS Please send reports of bugs to The GetData home page: <>
SEE ALSO dirfile(5), dirfile-format(5)
Version 0.8.0 21 February 2012 checkdirfile(1)
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refer to dirfile(5) | dirfile-format(5)