invcutter - Generates a subset inventory file
/usr/lbin/invcutter [-d] [-f root-path] [-v version-code]
Enables debugging. No useful diagnostics are printed.
Specifies an alternate root path for finding file attribute
Specifies a 3-digit version code for use in the version field
of the output records. The default version code is
The contents of a software product kit for the setld(8) command are specified by a master inventory file whose format is described in the stl_mi(4) reference page. The invcutter command processes a master inventory file by reading inventory records from standard input and writing one record to standard output for each record read.
The information contained in the output record is derived from the input
record and from the file attribute information in the file hierarchy rooted
in the current directory.
Input records must be sorted in ascending ASCII order on the pathname field.
The invcutter command cannot process input-specified files which exist as sockets in the file hierarchy.
If an input-specified file has a link count greater than 1, all other
links to the file must be represented in the input.
An exit status of
indicates success. An
exit status of
indicates an error. See
The program cannot set its working directory to the
directory specified with the
provides additional information.
nth input record is not in
the correct sort order. All input records must be in ascending ASCII collating
sequence on the pathname field.
An error has occurred attempting to read the attributes of
exactly what happened.
The file named by
socket. Sockets are not supported as valid file types for distribution.
in the master inventory
is linked to
files which do not appear in the
master inventory. Check the inventory for validity with the
This informational message states how many files with unresolved
links were detected in the input inventory.
The following command generates inventory records for the master inventory entries in PDS020.mi. Output records contain version fields set to 020: invcutter -v 020 < PDS020.mi
Files: stl_inv(4), stl_mi(4)
Guide to Preparing Product Kits