r24667: Finally merge the registry improvements that Wilco Baan Hofman and I have
[sfrench/samba-autobuild/.git] / source4 / lib / registry / man / regpatch.1.xml
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3 <refentry id="regpatch.1">
4
5 <refmeta>
6         <refentrytitle>regpatch</refentrytitle>
7         <manvolnum>1</manvolnum>
8 </refmeta>
9
10
11 <refnamediv>
12         <refname>regpatch</refname>
13         <refpurpose>Applies registry patches to registry files</refpurpose>
14 </refnamediv>
15
16 <refsynopsisdiv>
17         <cmdsynopsis>
18                 <command>regpatch</command>
19                 <arg choice="opt">--help</arg>
20                 <arg choice="opt">--backend=BACKEND</arg>
21                 <arg choice="opt">--credentials=CREDENTIALS</arg>
22                 <arg choice="opt">location</arg>
23                 <arg choice="opt">patch-file</arg>
24         </cmdsynopsis>
25 </refsynopsisdiv>
26
27 <refsect1>
28         <title>DESCRIPTION</title>
29
30         <para>The regpatch utility applies registry patches to Windows registry 
31                 files. The patch files should have the same format as is being used  
32                 by the regdiff utility and regedit32.exe from Windows.</para>
33
34         <para>If no patch file is specified on the command line, 
35                 regpatch attempts to read it from standard input.</para>
36 </refsect1>
37
38
39 <refsect1>
40         <title>OPTIONS</title>
41
42         <variablelist>
43                 <varlistentry>
44                 <term>--help</term>
45                 <listitem><para>
46                 Show list of available options.</para></listitem>
47                 </varlistentry>
48                 
49                 <varlistentry>
50                         <term>--backend BACKEND</term>
51                         <listitem><para>Name of backend to load. Possible values are: 
52                                         creg, regf, dir and rpc. The default is <emphasis>dir</emphasis>.
53                 </para></listitem>
54                 </varlistentry>
55                 
56                 <varlistentry>
57                 <term>--credentials=CREDENTIALS</term>
58                 <listitem><para>
59                                 Credentials to use, if any. Password should be separated from user name by a percent sign.</para></listitem>
60                 </varlistentry>
61         </variablelist>
62 </refsect1>
63
64 <refsect1>
65         <title>VERSION</title>
66
67         <para>This man page is correct for version 4.0 of the Samba suite.</para>
68 </refsect1>
69
70 <refsect1>
71         <title>SEE ALSO</title>
72
73         <para>regdiff, regtree, regshell, gregedit, samba, diff, patch</para>
74         
75 </refsect1>
76
77 <refsect1>
78         <title>AUTHOR</title>
79
80         <para>This utility is part of the <ulink url="http://www.samba.org/">Samba</ulink> suite, which is developed by the global <ulink url="http://www.samba.org/samba/team/">Samba Team</ulink>.</para>
81         
82         <para>This manpage and regpatch were written by Jelmer Vernooij. </para>
83         
84 </refsect1>
85
86 </refentry>