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.TH RUN\-PARTS 8 "9 May 2004" "Debian"
run\-parts \- run scripts or programs in a directory
[\-\-test] [\-\-verbose] [\-\-report] [\-\-lsbsysinit] [\-\-umask=umask]
[\-\-arg=argument] [\-\-exit\-on\-error] [\-\-help] [\-\-version]
[\-\-list] [\-\-reverse] [\-\-] DIRECTORY
runs all the executable files named within constraints described below, found
.IR directory .
Other files and directories are silently ignored.
If the \-\-lsbsysinit option is not given then the names must consist
entirely of upper and lower case letters, digits, underscores, and
If the \-\-lsbsysinit option is given, then the names must not end
in .dpkg\-old or .dpkg\-dist and must belong to one or more of the
following namespaces: the LANANA-assigned namespace (^[a\-z0\-9]+$);
the LSB hierarchical and reserved namespaces (^_?([a\-z0\-9_.]+\-)+[a\-z0\-9]+$);
and the Debian cron script namespace (^[a\-z0\-9][a\-z0\-9\-]*$).
Files are run in the lexical sort order of their names unless the
\-\-reverse option is given, in which case they are run in the
print the names of the scripts which would be run, but don't actually run
print the names of the all matching files (not limited to executables),
but don't actually run them. This option cannot be used with --test.
.B \-v, \-\-verbose
print the name of each script to stderr before running.
.BR \-\-verbose ,
but only prints the name of scripts which produce output. The script's name is printed to whichever of stdout or stderr the script first produces output on.
reverse the scripts' execution order.
exit as soon as a script returns with a non-zero exit code.
Use LSB namespaces instead of classical behavior.
.BI "\-u, \-\-umask=" umask
Sets the umask to
before running the scripts.
should be specified in octal. By default the umask is set to 022.
.BI "\-a, \-\-arg=" argument
to the scripts. Use
once for each argument you want passed.
Specifies that this is the end of the options. Any filename after
will be not be interpreted as an option even if it starts with a
.B \-h, \-\-help
Display usage information and exit.
.B \-V, \-\-version
Display version and copyright and exit.
Copyright (C) 1994 Ian Jackson.
Copyright (C) 1996 Jeff Noxon.
Copyright (C) 1996, 1997, 1998 Guy Maor
Copyright (C) 2002, 2003, 2004 Clint Adams
is free software; see the GNU General Public License version 2 or
later for copying conditions. There is