apk_fetch — a remote package fetcher
The apk_fetch command downloads binary packages from remote sites. It can optionally download packages recursively through dependencies.
The following command line arguments are supported:
Specify a full apkname, a apkname without version or a full URI.
If a full URI is supplied, required packages are also fetched from
the same site when
-R is specified.
Download a package even if it is recorded as installed. By default, apk_fetch skips the packages which are recorded as installed.
Show help and exit.
List the available packages (without version) in repository index.
Quiet mode. Supress non-error messages.
Download the packages required by the given packages as well.
Update the cached index.
Turn on verbose output.
Alternative location for the cached index file.
Alternative location for the installed package database.
List of URI's to remote package repository mirrors. The URI's are separated by a semicolon (;).
Configuration file for the apk-tools suite.
Base directory where apk_fetch saves downloaded
packages. Default is
Base directory for apk-tools. It is unset by default which
/ is the base directory.
Default location to save downloaded files into.
Default location for the installed package database.
The cached index file.
Default location of the apk-tools configuration file.