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rpmdiff(1)

February 6, 2014

rpmlint

Tool for checking common errors in RPM packages

NAME

rpmdiff - search for differences between two RPM packages

SYNOPSIS

rpmdiff [<options>] <old_RPM> <new_RPM>

DESCRIPTION

The rpmdiff tool shows differences between two RPM packages.

OPTIONS

This program follows the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (‘-’).
-h, --help Show summary of options.
-i, --ignore=property
File property to ignore when calculating differences (may be used multiple times).
Valid values are:
 S (size)
 M (mode)
 5 (checksum)
 D (device)
 N (inode)
 L (number of links)
 V (vflags)
 U (user)
 G (group)
 F (digest)
 T (time)

SEE ALSO

rpmlint(1), rpm(1)

AUTHOR

Originally written by Frédéric Lepied, modified and maintained by numerous contributors since.
This manual page was written by Arturo Borrero González <>, and is free/libre documentation (GPL-2+).
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