clean up working files
program is used to clean up (remove) files
that are not being worked on. Only checked out files from the current working
directory are removed –
remove files from the RCS repository.
If no file operand is specified,
rcsclean cleans up all working files in the current
rcsclean also supports keyword
substitution – see the rcs(1) man
page for more information.
The following options are supported:
- Specify the keyword substitution mode.
- Dry-run mode. When this option is specified,
rcsclean will show you what it would normally do
without doing it.
- Be quiet about reporting.
- Remove revision rev. If rev
does not match the revision of the currently checked out file,
rcsclean will do nothing.
- Preserve the modification time of RCS files.
- Unlock the revision if it's currently locked. This is only possible if no
changes have been made to the file since it was checked out.
- Print RCS's version number.
- Specify the suffixes for RCS files. Suffixes should be separated by the
- Specify the time zone for keyword substitution.
- If set, this variable should contain a list of space-delimited options
that are prepended to the argument list.
utility exits 0 on success,
and >0 if an error occurs.
Remove all working files (locked or not) in the current directory that were not
changed since last checkout:
$ rcsclean -u