NAME

city_conf - City Configuration Tool


SYNOPSIS

city_conf [-h] [-s var=var] [-rm var] [-var var] [-l [var1 [var2 ..]] [-f file]


DESCRIPTION

Manipulate City configuration files formatted like:
   # this is a config file
   CITY_MODULES = /my/modules
   CITY_CONF = /etc/city.conf
   PERL_PATH = /my/bin/perl

When city_conf is configured it will request configuration information that will be important to configure some of the other city tools. Those tool will in turn use city_conf to figure out these common configurations as well as to set their own local configuration values.


OPTIONS

-s var=val
Set a single value in the configuration file.

-rm var
Remove/delete a single value in the configuration file.

-var var
Display the value for a single variable from the configuration file.

-l [var1 [var2 ..]]
List multiple values from the configuration file in: # Comments var1 = value1 .. format. If no variables are specified the entire file is displayed.

-f file
Use an alternate file besides the default city.conf file.

-h, --help
Prints the usage message.

-v, --version
Prints the version of city_conf.


PHILOSOPHY

Haven't had a chance to write down phylosophy yet.


ERRORS


SEE ALSO

http://www.mcs.anl.gov/systems/software/city_conf/


AUTHOR

John-Paul Navarro

city_conf is part of City, The MCS Large Cluster Systems Software Toolkit http://www.mcs.anl.gov/city/ .


COPYRIGHT

Copyright (c) University of Chicago 1999, 2000. See the COPYRIGHT file in the distribution or on the web page for details.