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apk-tools 2.8.2, compiled for x86_64.

usage: apk COMMAND [-h|--help] [-p|--root DIR] [-X|--repository REPO] [-q|--quiet] [-v|--verbose] [-i|--interactive] [-V|--version] [-f|--force]
           [--force-binary-stdout] [--force-broken-world] [--force-non-repository] [--force-old-apk] [--force-overwrite] [--force-refresh] [-U|--update-cache]
           [--progress] [--progress-fd FD] [--no-progress] [--purge] [--allow-untrusted] [--wait TIME] [--keys-dir KEYSDIR] [--repositories-file REPOFILE]
           [--no-network] [--no-cache] [--cache-dir CACHEDIR] [--arch ARCH] [--print-arch] [ARGS]...

The following commands are available:
  add       Add PACKAGEs to 'world' and install (or upgrade) them, while ensuring that all dependencies are met
  del       Remove PACKAGEs from 'world' and uninstall them
  fix       Repair package or upgrade it without modifying main dependencies
  update    Update repository indexes from all remote repositories
  info      Give detailed information about PACKAGEs or repositories
  search    Search package by PATTERNs or by indexed dependencies
  upgrade   Upgrade currently installed packages to match repositories
  cache     Download missing PACKAGEs to cache and/or delete unneeded files from cache
  version   Compare package versions (in installed database vs. available) or do tests on literal version strings
  index     Create repository index file from FILEs
  fetch     Download PACKAGEs from global repositories to a local directory
  audit     Audit the directories for changes
  verify    Verify package integrity and signature
  dot       Generate graphviz graphs
  policy    Show repository policy for packages
  stats     Show statistics about repositories and installations
  manifest  Show checksums of package contents

Global options:
  -h, --help              Show generic help or applet specific help
  -p, --root DIR          Install packages to DIR
  -X, --repository REPO   Use packages from REPO
  -q, --quiet             Print less information
  -v, --verbose           Print more information (can be doubled)
  -i, --interactive       Ask confirmation for certain operations
  -V, --version           Print program version and exit
  -f, --force             Enable selected --force-* (deprecated)
  --force-binary-stdout   Continue even if binary data is to be output
  --force-broken-world    Continue even if 'world' cannot be satisfied
  --force-non-repository  Continue even if packages may be lost on reboot
  --force-old-apk         Continue even if packages use unsupported features
  --force-overwrite       Overwrite files in other packages
  --force-refresh         Do not use cached files (local or from proxy)
  -U, --update-cache      Update the repository cache
  --progress              Show a progress bar
  --progress-fd FD        Write progress to fd
  --no-progress           Disable progress bar even for TTYs
  --purge                 Delete also modified configuration files (pkg removal) and uninstalled packages from cache (cache clean)
  --allow-untrusted       Install packages with untrusted signature or no signature
  --wait TIME             Wait for TIME seconds to get an exclusive repository lock before failing
  --keys-dir KEYSDIR      Override directory of trusted keys
  --repositories-file REPOFILE Override repositories file
  --no-network            Do not use network (cache is still used)
  --no-cache              Do not use any local cache path
  --cache-dir CACHEDIR    Override cache directory
  --arch ARCH             Use architecture with --root
  --print-arch            Print default arch and exit

apk add

apk-tools 2.8.2, compiled for x86_64.

usage: apk add [-h|--help] [-p|--root DIR] [-X|--repository REPO] [-q|--quiet] [-v|--verbose] [-i|--interactive] [-V|--version] [-f|--force] [--force-binary-stdout]
           [--force-broken-world] [--force-non-repository] [--force-old-apk] [--force-overwrite] [--force-refresh] [-U|--update-cache] [--progress]
           [--progress-fd FD] [--no-progress] [--purge] [--allow-untrusted] [--wait TIME] [--keys-dir KEYSDIR] [--repositories-file REPOFILE] [--no-network]
           [--no-cache] [--cache-dir CACHEDIR] [--arch ARCH] [--print-arch] [-s|--simulate] [--clean-protected] [--overlay-from-stdin] [--no-scripts]
           [--no-commit-hooks] [--initramfs-diskless-boot] [--initdb] [-u|--upgrade] [-t|--virtual NAME] PACKAGE...

Description:
  Add PACKAGEs to 'world' and install (or upgrade) them, while ensuring that all dependencies are met

Global options:
  -h, --help              Show generic help or applet specific help
  -p, --root DIR          Install packages to DIR
  -X, --repository REPO   Use packages from REPO
  -q, --quiet             Print less information
  -v, --verbose           Print more information (can be doubled)
  -i, --interactive       Ask confirmation for certain operations
  -V, --version           Print program version and exit
  -f, --force             Enable selected --force-* (deprecated)
  --force-binary-stdout   Continue even if binary data is to be output
  --force-broken-world    Continue even if 'world' cannot be satisfied
  --force-non-repository  Continue even if packages may be lost on reboot
  --force-old-apk         Continue even if packages use unsupported features
  --force-overwrite       Overwrite files in other packages
  --force-refresh         Do not use cached files (local or from proxy)
  -U, --update-cache      Update the repository cache
  --progress              Show a progress bar
  --progress-fd FD        Write progress to fd
  --no-progress           Disable progress bar even for TTYs
  --purge                 Delete also modified configuration files (pkg removal) and uninstalled packages from cache (cache clean)
  --allow-untrusted       Install packages with untrusted signature or no signature
  --wait TIME             Wait for TIME seconds to get an exclusive repository lock before failing
  --keys-dir KEYSDIR      Override directory of trusted keys
  --repositories-file REPOFILE Override repositories file
  --no-network            Do not use network (cache is still used)
  --no-cache              Do not use any local cache path
  --cache-dir CACHEDIR    Override cache directory
  --arch ARCH             Use architecture with --root
  --print-arch            Print default arch and exit

Commit options:
  -s, --simulate          Show what would be done without actually doing it
  --clean-protected       Do not create .apk-new files in configuration dirs
  --overlay-from-stdin    Read list of overlay files from stdin
  --no-scripts            Do not execute any scripts
  --no-commit-hooks       Skip pre/post hook scripts (but not other scripts)
  --initramfs-diskless-boot Enables options for diskeless initramfs boot (e.g. skip hooks)

Add options:
  --initdb                Initialize database
  -u, --upgrade           Prefer to upgrade package
  -t, --virtual NAME      Instead of adding all the packages to 'world', create a new virtual package with the listed dependencies and add that to 'world'; the
                          actions of the command are easily reverted by deleting the virtual package

apk del

apk-tools 2.8.2, compiled for x86_64.

usage: apk del [-h|--help] [-p|--root DIR] [-X|--repository REPO] [-q|--quiet] [-v|--verbose] [-i|--interactive] [-V|--version] [-f|--force] [--force-binary-stdout]
           [--force-broken-world] [--force-non-repository] [--force-old-apk] [--force-overwrite] [--force-refresh] [-U|--update-cache] [--progress]
           [--progress-fd FD] [--no-progress] [--purge] [--allow-untrusted] [--wait TIME] [--keys-dir KEYSDIR] [--repositories-file REPOFILE] [--no-network]
           [--no-cache] [--cache-dir CACHEDIR] [--arch ARCH] [--print-arch] [-s|--simulate] [--clean-protected] [--overlay-from-stdin] [--no-scripts]
           [--no-commit-hooks] [--initramfs-diskless-boot] [-r|--rdepends] PACKAGE...

Description:
  Remove PACKAGEs from 'world' and uninstall them

Global options:
  -h, --help              Show generic help or applet specific help
  -p, --root DIR          Install packages to DIR
  -X, --repository REPO   Use packages from REPO
  -q, --quiet             Print less information
  -v, --verbose           Print more information (can be doubled)
  -i, --interactive       Ask confirmation for certain operations
  -V, --version           Print program version and exit
  -f, --force             Enable selected --force-* (deprecated)
  --force-binary-stdout   Continue even if binary data is to be output
  --force-broken-world    Continue even if 'world' cannot be satisfied
  --force-non-repository  Continue even if packages may be lost on reboot
  --force-old-apk         Continue even if packages use unsupported features
  --force-overwrite       Overwrite files in other packages
  --force-refresh         Do not use cached files (local or from proxy)
  -U, --update-cache      Update the repository cache
  --progress              Show a progress bar
  --progress-fd FD        Write progress to fd
  --no-progress           Disable progress bar even for TTYs
  --purge                 Delete also modified configuration files (pkg removal) and uninstalled packages from cache (cache clean)
  --allow-untrusted       Install packages with untrusted signature or no signature
  --wait TIME             Wait for TIME seconds to get an exclusive repository lock before failing
  --keys-dir KEYSDIR      Override directory of trusted keys
  --repositories-file REPOFILE Override repositories file
  --no-network            Do not use network (cache is still used)
  --no-cache              Do not use any local cache path
  --cache-dir CACHEDIR    Override cache directory
  --arch ARCH             Use architecture with --root
  --print-arch            Print default arch and exit

Commit options:
  -s, --simulate          Show what would be done without actually doing it
  --clean-protected       Do not create .apk-new files in configuration dirs
  --overlay-from-stdin    Read list of overlay files from stdin
  --no-scripts            Do not execute any scripts
  --no-commit-hooks       Skip pre/post hook scripts (but not other scripts)
  --initramfs-diskless-boot Enables options for diskeless initramfs boot (e.g. skip hooks)

Delete options:
  -r, --rdepends          Recursively delete all top-level reverse dependencies too
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