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NAME

guix gc (GNU Guix) - manual page for guix gc (GNU Guix) 1.0.1.21935-f5bec3

SYNOPSIS

guix gc [OPTION]... PATHS...

DESCRIPTION

Invoke the garbage collector.
-C, --collect-garbage[=MIN]
collect at least MIN bytes of garbage
-F, --free-space=FREE
attempt to reach FREE available space in the store
-d, --delete-generations[=PATTERN]
delete profile generations matching PATTERN
-D, --delete
attempt to delete PATHS
--list-roots
list the user's garbage collector roots
--list-busy
list store items used by running processes
--optimize
optimize the store by deduplicating identical files
--list-dead
list dead paths
--list-live
list live paths
--references
list the references of PATHS
-R, --requisites
list the requisites of PATHS
--referrers
list the referrers of PATHS
--derivers
list the derivers of PATHS
--verify[=OPTS]
verify the integrity of the store; OPTS is a comma-separated combination of 'repair' and 'contents'
--list-failures
list cached build failures
--clear-failures
remove PATHS from the set of cached failures
-h, --help
display this help and exit
-V, --version
display version information and exit

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to: bug-guix@gnu.org.
GNU Guix home page: <https://www.gnu.org/software/guix/>
General help using Guix and GNU software: <https://guix.gnu.org/help/>

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2020 the Guix authors License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

SEE ALSO

The full documentation for guix gc (GNU Guix) is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and guix gc (GNU Guix) programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info guix

should give you access to the complete manual.

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