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authorAndreas Philipp <>2011-07-03 00:26:40 +0200
committerChris Mason <>2011-10-25 09:18:59 -0400
commitbe1c3b1fda3a7d184475582a52c9353feb1b0c18 (patch)
tree99d5ddad4e43cfd71fc4f4617e7851f1cb629950 /man
parent97a3182fbf1b9086a90fcb40d4af197c376e6b5e (diff)
update manpage entries for btrfs subvolume list
Update the manpage entries for the btrfs subvolume list command to reflect the newly created additional option '-p'. Signed-off-by: Andreas Philipp <> Signed-off-by: Hugo Mills <>
Diffstat (limited to 'man')
1 files changed, 11 insertions, 8 deletions
diff --git a/man/ b/man/
index cb32679e..b31473b9 100644
--- a/man/
+++ b/man/
@@ -11,7 +11,7 @@ btrfs \- control a btrfs filesystem
\fBbtrfs\fP \fBsubvolume create\fP\fI [<dest>/]<name>\fP
-\fBbtrfs\fP \fBsubvolume list\fP\fI <path>\fP
+\fBbtrfs\fP \fBsubvolume list\fP\fI [-p] <path>\fP
\fBbtrfs\fP \fBsubvolume set-default\fP\fI <id> <path>\fP
@@ -93,14 +93,17 @@ Create a subvolume in \fI<dest>\fR (or in the current directory if
\fI<dest>\fR is omitted).
-\fBsubvolume list\fR\fI <path>\fR
+\fBsubvolume list\fR\fI [-p] <path>\fR
List the subvolumes present in the filesystem \fI<path>\fR. For every
-subvolume is showed the subvolume ID (second column),
-the ID of the \fItop level\fR
-subvolume (fifth column), and the path (seventh column) relative to the
-\fItop level\fR subvolume.
-These <ID> may be used by the \fBsubvolume set-default\fR command, or at
-mount time via the \fIsubvol=\fR option.
+subvolume the following information is shown by default.
+ID <ID> top level <ID> path <path>
+where path is the relative path of the subvolume to the \fItop level\fR
+The subvolume's ID may be used by the \fBsubvolume set-default\fR command, or
+at mount time via the \fIsubvol=\fR option.
+If \fI-p\fR is given, then \fIparent <ID>\fR is added to the output between ID
+and top level. The parent's ID may be used at mount time via the
+\fIsubvolrootid=\fR option.
\fBsubvolume set-default\fR\fI <id> <path>\fR