Package: ipkg-opt Version: 0.99.163-10 Depends: uclibc-opt Status: install user installed Architecture: mipsel
The "ipkg-opt" package is the 'optware' version of ipkg program that comes with DD-WRT. Functionally it has more features than the limited DD-WRT version.
usage: ipkg [options...] sub-command [arguments...]
where sub-command is one of:
update Update list of available packages upgrade Upgrade all installed packages to latest version install <pkg> Download and install <pkg> (and dependencies) install <file.ipk> Install package <file.ipk> configure [<pkg>] Configure unpacked packages remove <pkg|regexp> Remove package <pkg|packages following regexp> flag <flag> <pkg> ... Flag package(s) <pkg> <flag>=hold|noprune|user|ok|installed|unpacked (one per invocation)
list List available packages and descriptions list_installed List all and only the installed packages and description files <pkg> List all files belonging to <pkg> search <file|regexp> Search for a package providing <file> info [pkg|regexp] Display all info for <pkg> status [pkg|regexp] Display all status for <pkg> download <pkg> Download <pkg> to current directory. compare_versions <v1> <op> <v2> compare versions using <= < > >= = << >> print_architecture prints the architecture. print_installation_architecture whatdepends [-A] [pkgname|pat]+ whatdependsrec [-A] [pkgname|pat]+ whatprovides [-A] [pkgname|pat]+ whatconflicts [-A] [pkgname|pat]+ whatreplaces [-A] [pkgname|pat]+ prints the installation architecture.
-A Query all packages with whatdepends, whatprovides, whatreplaces, whatconflicts -V <level> Set verbosity level to <level>. If no value is --verbosity <level> provided increase verbosity by one. Verbosity levels: 0 errors only 1 normal messages (default) 2 informative messages 3 debug output -f <conf_file> Use <conf_file> as the ipkg configuration file -conf <conf_file> Default configuration file location is /opt/etc/ipkg.conf -d <dest_name> Use <dest_name> as the the root directory for -dest <dest_name> package installation, removal, upgrading. <dest_name> should be a defined dest name from the configuration file, (but can also be a directory name in a pinch). -o <offline_root> Use <offline_root> as the root directory for -offline <offline_root> offline installation of packages. -verbose_wget more wget messages Force Options (use when ipkg is too smart for its own good): -force-depends Make dependency checks warnings instead of errors Install/remove package in spite of failed dependences -force-defaults Use default options for questions asked by ipkg. (no prompts). Note that this will not prevent package installation scripts from prompting. -force-reinstall Allow ipkg to reinstall a package. -force-overwrite Allow ipkg to overwrite files from another package during an install. -force-downgrade Allow ipkg to downgrade packages. -force_space Install even if there does not seem to be enough space. -noaction No action -- test only -nodeps Do not follow dependences -force-removal-of-dependent-packages -recursive Allow ipkg to remove package and all that depend on it. -test No action -- test only -t Specify tmp-dir. --tmp-dir Specify tmp-dir.
regexp could be something like 'pkgname*' '*file*' or similar eg: ipkg info 'libstd*' or ipkg search '*libop*' or ipkg remove 'libncur*'