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CPIO(1) 										  CPIO(1)

NAME
       cpio - copy files to and from archives

SYNOPSIS
       cpio  {-o|--create}  [-0acvABLV] [-C bytes] [-H format] [-M message] [-O [[user@]host:]ar-
       chive] [-F [[user@]host:]archive] [--file=[[user@]host:]archive] [--format=format] [--mes-
       sage=message]  [--null]	[--reset-access-time]  [--verbose]  [--dot]  [--append] [--block-
       size=blocks]  [--dereference]  [--io-size=bytes]  [--quiet]  [--force-local]   [--rsh-com-
       mand=command] [--help] [--version] < name-list [> archive]

       cpio  {-i|--extract}  [-bcdfmnrtsuvBSV]	[-C bytes] [-E file] [-H format] [-M message] [-R
       [user][:.][group]]     [-I     [[user@]host:]archive]	  [-F	   [[user@]host:]archive]
       [--file=[[user@]host:]archive]  [--make-directories] [--nonmatching] [--preserve-modifica-
       tion-time] [--numeric-uid-gid]  [--rename]  [-t|--list]	[--swap-bytes]	[--swap]  [--dot]
       [--unconditional]  [--verbose]  [--block-size=blocks] [--swap-halfwords] [--io-size=bytes]
       [--pattern-file=file] [--format=format] [--owner=[user][:.][group]]  [--no-preserve-owner]
       [--message=message]   [--force-local]  [--no-absolute-filenames]  [--sparse]  [--only-ver-
       ify-crc] [--to-stdout] [--quiet] [--rsh-command=command] [--help] [--version] [pattern...]
       [< archive]

       cpio  {-p|--pass-through}  [-0adlmuvLV]	[-R  [user][:.][group]] [--null] [--reset-access-
       time] [--make-directories] [--link] [--quiet]  [--preserve-modification-time]  [--uncondi-
       tional]	[--verbose]  [--dot]  [--dereference] [--owner=[user][:.][group]] [--no-preserve-
       owner] [--sparse] [--help] [--version] destination-directory < name-list

REPORTING BUGS
       Report cpio bugs to bug-cpio@gnu.org

       GNU cpio home page: <http://www.gnu.org/software/cpio/>

       General help using GNU software: <http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/>

       Report cpio translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>

SEE ALSO
       cpio(5)

DESCRIPTION
       GNU cpio is fully documented in the texinfo documentation. To access the  help  from  your
       command line, type

       info cpio

       The online copy of the documentation is available at the following address:

       http://www.gnu.org/software/cpio/manual

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