Line 1 identifies the file name for which the
following lines are being reported.
The remaining lines (lines 2 to 4 above) show the
pairs associated with the specified file.
Dump the value of the named extended attribute extended attribute.
Dump the values of all extended attributes associated with
Encode values after retrieving them.
Valid values of
are "text", "hex", and "base64".
Values encoded as text strings are enclosed in double quotes ("),
while strings encoded as hexidecimal and base64 are prefixed with
0x and 0s, respectively.
Do not follow symlinks.
is a symbolic link, the symbolic link itself is examined,
rather than the file the link refers to.
Only include attributes with names matching the regular expression
The default value for
which includes all the attributes in the user namespace.
for a more detailed discussion on namespaces.
Do not strip leading slash characters ('/').
The default behaviour is to strip leading slash characters.
Dump out the extended attribute value(s) only.
List the attributes of all files and directories recursively.
Logical walk, follow symbolic links.
The default behaviour is to follow symbolic link arguments, and to
skip symbolic links encountered in subdirectories.
Physical walk, skip all symbolic links.
This also skips symbolic link arguments.
Print the version of
Print help explaining the command line options.
End of command line options.
All remaining parameters are interpreted as file names, even if they
start with a dash character.