manpagez: man pages & more
man afick-tk(1)
Home | html | info | man
afick-tk(1)           User Contributed Perl Documentation          afick-tk(1)




NAME

       afick-tk - a graphical interface for afick (Another File Integrity
       Checker)


DESCRIPTION

       afick-tk is designed to help to use afick for people who prefer
       graphical interfaces.

       Graphical reports such "tree-view" may help to have a quick overview.


USAGE

       click on afick icon or type the afick-tk.pl command, and the graphical
       interface will appear


SYNOPSIS

       afick-tk [options]

       afick use posix syntax, which allow many possibilities :

       o   long (--) options

       o   short (-) options

       o   negative (--no) options


REQUIRED ARGUMENTS

       afick-tk does not need any options to run


OPTIONS

       You can use any number of the following options :

       --archive|-A directory
           write reports to "directory".

       --config_file|-c configfile
           read the configuration in config file named "configfile".

       --database|-D name
           name of database to use.

       --history|-y historyfile
           write session status to history file

       --full_newdel|-f,(--nofull_newdel)
           (do not) report full information on new and deleted directories.

       --help|-h
           Output help information and exit.

       --man
           Output full help information and exit.

       --ignore_case|-a
           ignore case for file names. Can be helpful on Windows platforms,
           but is dangerous on Unix ones.

       --missing_files|-m,(--nomissing_files)
           (do not) warn about files declared in config files which does not
           exists.

       --dead_symlinks|-s,(--nodead_symlinks)
           (do not) warn about dead symlinks.

       --follow_symlinks|-Y,(--nofollow_symlinks)
           if set, do checksum on target link file, else on target link
           filename.

       --allow_overload|-o,(--noallow_overload)
           if set, allow more than one rule on a file (the last wins), else
           keep the first one, display a warning for others.

       --running_files|-r,(--norunning_files)
           (do not) warn about "running" files : modified since program begin.

       --timing|-t,(--notiming)
           (do not) Print timing statistics.

       --version|-V
           Output version information and exit.

       --verbose|-v
           set verbose mode (for debugging purposes).


SCREEN

       the interface is composed from

       menu buttons

       menus are used to control actions, short-keys are associated for a
       quicker usage

       File menu

       save
           save output screen to a local file

       load
           display a saved output in output screen

       history
           open history file

       exit
           to quit this interface

       Action menu

       init
           to create the database

       update
           compare and update the database

       compare
           compare the files with the database

       print
           print database content

       print config
           print afick's configuration

       check config
           check afick's configuration

       clean config
           check and clean afick's configuration (comments bad lines)

       Analysis menu

       tree-view
           display the change in a tree view

       stat_size
           display from databases some dangerous files (suid, sgid, group
           writable, world writable )

       stat_ext
           display a list of file extension, sorted by numbers (for windows)

       stat_secu
           display from databases statistics on file size

       search
           print the content of the database, filtered by a regular expression

       Configuration menu

       select
           select afick's configuration file (filebrowser)

       edit
           edit afick's configuration file

       secure config
           run afickonfig with this options to secure config file

       directives
           change afick's directives

       Option menu

       they are set from afick's configuration file

       o   timing

       o   running

       o   dead symlinks

       o   follow symlinks

       o   allow_overload

       o   report full newdel

       o   warn on missing files

       o   ignore case

       o   debug

       Archive menu

       this in an interface to afick_archive tool

       check
           check archive's consistency

       search
           search for a regular expression in old reports

       clean
           remove all reports older than the specified period from archive
           directory

       Help menu

       help
           the screen description

       check_update
           check for new releases on internet

       wizard
           how to use afick

       bind keys
           summary of all keyboards commands

       about
           legal informations

       changes section

       to display the results

       warnings section

       to display errors and warnings

       progress section

       useful to follow the disk scan


DEPENDENCIES

       this program use perl and its standard modules.  the perl-tk module is
       used for the gui.


SEE ALSO

       afick.conf(5) for configuration file syntax

       afick(1) for command-line interface

       afickonfig(1) for a tool to change afick's configuration file

       afick_archive(1) for a tool to manage archive's reports


DIAGNOSTICS

       the verbose command line option can help to provide diagnostics


EXIT STATUS

       not meaningful


CONFIGURATION

       if no config file is given on command line, afick try to open
       /etc/afick.conf (Unix) or windows.conf (Windows) as default config

       for config file syntax see afick.conf(5)


INCOMPATIBILITIES

       none known


BUGS AND LIMITATIONS

       afick works on files, it is not a Version Control System, and it does
       not show changes in registry for windows users


LICENSE AND COPYRIGHT

       Copyright (c) 2002 Eric Gerbier All rights reserved.

       This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it
       under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the
       Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your
       option) any later version.


AUTHOR

       Eric Gerbier

       you can report any bug or suggest to gerbier@users.sourceforge.net



perl v5.10.0                      2009-07-24                       afick-tk(1)

afick 2.14-1 - Generated Sun Aug 9 09:13:07 CDT 2009
© manpagez.com 2000-2021
Individual documents may contain additional copyright information.