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Patch phar.1.in revision 2013-06-27 07:13 UTC by remi@php.net

Patch phar.1.in for PHAR related Bug #65142

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.TH PHAR 1 "2013" "The PHP Group" "User Commands"
.SH NAME
phar \- PHAR (PHP archive) command line tool
.SH SYNOPSIS
.B phar
<command> [options] ...
.LP
.SH DESCRIPTION
The \fBPHAR\fP file format provides a way to put entire PHP applications into a single
file called a "phar" (PHP Archive) for easy distribution and installation.
.P
With the \fBphar\fP command you can create, update or extract PHP archives.
.P
Commands: 
add compress delete extract help help-list info list meta-del
meta-get meta-set pack sign stub-get stub-set tree version

.SH add command
Add entries to a PHAR package.
.P
Required arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -f \fIfile\fP
Specifies the phar \fIfile\fP to work on.
.TP
.PD
.B ...
Any number of input files and directories. If -i is in
use then ONLY files and matching the given regular
expression are being packed. If -x is given then files
matching that regular expression are NOT being packed.
.P
Optional arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B \-a \fIalias\fP
Provide an \fIalias\fP name for the phar file.
.TP
.PD
.B \-c \fIalgo\fP
Compression algorithm (see 
.SM
.B COMPRESSION
)
.TP
.PD
.B \-i \fIregex\fP
Specifies a regular expression for input files.
.TP
.PD
.B \-l \fIlevel\fP
Number of preceding subdirectories to strip from file entries
.TP
.PD
.B \-x \fIregex\fP
Regular expression for input files to exclude.

.SH compress command
Compress or uncompress all files or a selected entry.
.P
Required arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B \-c \fIalgo\fP
Compression algorithm (see 
.SM
.B COMPRESSION
)
.TP
.PD
.B -f \fIfile\fP
Specifies the phar \fIfile\fP to work on.
.P
Optional arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -e \fIentry\fP
Name of \fIentry\fP to work on (must include PHAR internal
directory name if any).

.SH delete command
Delete entry from a PHAR archive
.P
Required arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B \-e \fIentry\fP
Name of \fIentry\fP to work on (must include PHAR internal
directory name if any).
.TP
.PD
.B -f \fIfile\fP
Specifies the phar \fIfile\fP to work on.

.SH extract command
Extract a PHAR package to a directory.
.P
Required arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -f \fIfile\fP
Specifies the phar \fIfile\fP to work on.
.P
Optional arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -i \fIregex\fP
Specifies a regular expression for input files.
.TP
.PD
.B -x \fIregex\fP
Regular expression for input files to exclude.
.TP
.PD
.B ...
Directory to extract to (defaults to '.').


.SH help command
This help or help for a selected command.
.P
Optional arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B ...
Optional command to retrieve help for.

.SH help-list command
Lists available commands.

.SH info command
Get information about a PHAR package.
.P
By using -k it is possible to return a single value.
.P
Required arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -f \fIfile\fP
Specifies the phar \fIfile\fP to work on.
.P
Optional arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -k \fIindex\fP
Subscription \fIindex\fP to work on.

.SH list command
List contents of a PHAR archive.
.P
Required arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -f \fIfile\fP
Specifies the phar \fIfile\fP to work on.
.P
Optional arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -i \fIregex\fP
Specifies a regular expression for input files.
.TP
.PD
.B -x \fIregex\fP
Regular expression for input files to exclude.


.SH meta-del command
Delete meta information of a PHAR entry or a PHAR package.
.P
If -k is given then the metadata is expected to be an array and the
given index is being deleted.
.P
If something was deleted the return value is 0 otherwise it is 1.
.P
Required arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -f \fIfile\fP
Specifies the phar \fIfile\fP to work on.
.P
Optional arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -e \fIentry\fP
Name of \fIentry\fP to work on (must include PHAR internal
directory name if any).
.TP
.PD
.B -k \fIindex\fP
Subscription \fIindex\fP to work on.

.SH meta-get command
Get meta information of a PHAR entry or a PHAR package in serialized from. If
no output file is specified for meta data then stdout is being used.
You can also specify a particular index using -k. In that case the
metadata is expected to be an array and the value of the given index
is returned using echo rather than using serialize. If that index does
not exist or no meta data is present then the return value is 1.
.P
Required arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -f \fIfile\fP
Specifies the phar \fIfile\fP to work on.
.P
Optional arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -e \fIentry\fP
Name of \fIentry\fP to work on (must include PHAR internal
directory name if any).
.TP
.PD
.B -k \fIindex\fP
Subscription \fIindex\fP to work on.

.SH meta-set command
Set meta data of a PHAR entry or a PHAR package using serialized input. If no
input file is specified for meta data then stdin is being used. You can
also specify a particular index using -k. In that case the metadata is
expected to be an array and the value of the given index is being set.
If the metadata is not present or empty a new array will be created.
If the metadata is present and a flat value then the return value is
1. Also using -k the input is been taken directly rather then being
serialized.
.P
Required arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -f \fIfile\fP
Specifies the phar \fIfile\fP to work on.
.TP
.PD
.B -m \fImeta\fP
Meta data to store with entry (serialized php data).
.P
Optional arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -e \fIentry\fP
Name of \fIentry\fP to work on (must include PHAR internal
directory name if any).
.TP
.PD
.B -k \fIindex\fP
Subscription \fIindex\fP to work on.

.SH pack command
Pack files into a PHAR archive.
.P
When using -s <stub>, then the stub file is being excluded from the
list of input files/dirs.To create an archive that contains PEAR class
PHP_Archive then point -p argument to PHP/Archive.php.
.P
Required arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -f \fIfile\fP
Specifies the phar \fIfile\fP to work on.
.TP
.PD
.B ...
Any number of input files and directories. If -i is in
use then ONLY files and matching the given regular
expression are being packed. If -x is given then files
matching that regular expression are NOT being packed.
.P
Optional arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B \-a \fIalias\fP
Provide an \fIalias\fP name for the phar file.
.TP
.PD
.B \-b \fIbang\fP
Hash-bang line to start the archive (e.g. #!/usr/bin/php).
The hash mark itself '#!' and the newline character are optional.
.TP
.PD
.B \-c \fIalgo\fP
Compression algorithm (see 
.SM
.B COMPRESSION
)
.TP
.PD
.B \-h \fIhash\fP
Selects the \fIhash\fP algorithm (see 
.SM
.B HASH
)
.TP
.PD
.B \-i \fIregex\fP
Specifies a regular expression for input files.
.TP
.PD
.B \-l \fIlevel\fP
Number of preceding subdirectories to strip from file entries
.TP
.PD
.B \-p \fIloader\fP
Location of PHP_Archive class file (pear list-files
PHP_Archive).You can use '0' or '1' to locate it
automatically using the mentioned pear command. When
using '0' the command does not error out when the class
file cannot be located. This switch also adds some code
around the stub so that class PHP_Archive gets
registered as phar:// stream wrapper if necessary. And
finally this switch will add the file phar.inc from
this package and load it to ensure class Phar is
present.
.TP
.PD
.B \-s \fIstub\fP
Select the \fIstub\fP file.
.TP
.PD
.B \-x \fIregex\fP
Regular expression for input files to exclude.
.TP
.PD
.B \-y \fIkey\fP
Private \fIkey\fP for OpenSSL signing.

.SH sign command
Set signature hash algorithm.
.P
Required arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -f \fIfile\fP
Specifies the phar \fIfile\fP to work on.
.TP
.PD
.B \-h \fIhash\fP
Selects the \fIhash\fP algorithm (see 
.SM
.B HASH
)
.P
Optional arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B \-y \fIkey\fP
Private \fIkey\fP for OpenSSL signing.

.SH stub-get command
Get the stub of a PHAR file. If no output file is specified as stub then stdout
is being used.
.P
Required arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -f \fIfile\fP
Specifies the phar \fIfile\fP to work on.
.P
Optional arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B \-s \fIstub\fP
Select the \fIstub\fP file.

.SH stub-set command
Set the stub of a PHAR file. If no input file is specified as stub then stdin
is being used.
.P
Required arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -f \fIfile\fP
Specifies the phar \fIfile\fP to work on.
.P
Optional arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B \-b \fIbang\fP
Hash-bang line to start the archive (e.g. #!/usr/bin/php).
The hash mark itself '#!' and the newline character are optional.
.TP
.PD
.B \-p \fIloader\fP
Location of PHP_Archive class file (pear list-files
PHP_Archive).You can use '0' or '1' to locate it
automatically using the mentioned pear command. When
using '0' the command does not error out when the class
file cannot be located. This switch also adds some code
around the stub so that class PHP_Archive gets
registered as phar:// stream wrapper if necessary. And
finally this switch will add the file phar.inc from
this package and load it to ensure class Phar is
present.
.TP
.PD
.B \-s \fIstub\fP
Select the \fIstub\fP file.


.SH tree command
Get a directory tree for a PHAR archive.
.P
Required arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B -f \fIfile\fP
Specifies the phar \fIfile\fP to work on.
.P
Optional arguments:
.TP 15
.PD
.B \-i \fIregex\fP
Specifies a regular expression for input files.
.TP
.PD
.B \-x \fIregex\fP
Regular expression for input files to exclude.

.SH version command
Get information about the PHAR environment and the tool version.


.SH COMPRESSION
Algorithms:
.TP 15
.PD
.B 0
No compression
.TP
.PD
.B none
No compression
.TP
.PD
.B auto
Automatically select compression algorithm
.TP
.PD
.B gz
GZip compression
.TP
.PD
.B gzip
GZip compression
.TP
.PD
.B bz2
BZip2 compression
.TP
.PD
.B bzip2
BZip2 compression

.SH HASH
Algorithms:
.TP 15
.PD
.TP
.PD
.B md5
MD5
.TP
.PD
.B sha1
SHA1
.TP
.PD
.B sha256
SHA256
.TP
.PD
.B sha512
SHA512
.TP
.PD
.B openssl
OpenSSL

.SH SEE ALSO
For a more or less complete description of PHAR look here:
.PD 0
.P
.B http://php.net/phar
.PD 1
.P
.SH BUGS
You can view the list of known bugs or report any new bug you
found at:
.PD 0
.P
.B http://bugs.php.net
.PD 1
.SH AUTHORS
The PHP Group: Thies C. Arntzen, Stig Bakken, Andi Gutmans, Rasmus Lerdorf, Sam Ruby, Sascha Schumann, Zeev Suraski, Jim Winstead, Andrei Zmievski.
.P
Work for the PHP archive was done by Gregory Beaver, Marcus Boerger.
.P
A List of active developers can be found here:
.PD 0
.P
.B http://www.php.net/credits.php
.PD 1
.P
And last but not least PHP was developed with the help of a huge amount of 
contributors all around the world.
.SH VERSION INFORMATION
This manpage describes \fBphar\fP, version @PHP_VERSION@.
.SH COPYRIGHT
Copyright \(co 1997\-2013 The PHP Group
.LP
This source file is subject to version 3.01 of the PHP license,
that is bundled with this package in the file LICENSE, and is
available through the world-wide-web at the following url:
.PD 0
.P
.B http://www.php.net/license/3_01.txt
.PD 1
.P
If you did not receive a copy of the PHP license and are unable to
obtain it through the world-wide-web, please send a note to
.B license@php.net
so we can mail you a copy immediately.
 
PHP Copyright © 2001-2014 The PHP Group
All rights reserved.
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