Bug 1018206 - Fix XARGMATCH for cp --no-preserve
Fix XARGMATCH for cp --no-preserve
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: coreutils (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Ondrej Vasik
Miroslav Vadkerti
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Reported: 2013-10-11 08:50 EDT by Miroslav Vadkerti
Modified: 2014-06-18 00:52 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: coreutils-8.21-13.el7
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Last Closed: 2014-06-13 08:26:50 EDT
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Description Miroslav Vadkerti 2013-10-11 08:50:06 EDT
Description of problem:
cp should distinguish preserve from no-preserve in error message

cp --no-preserve=* a b
cp: invalid argument ‘*’ for ‘--preserve’

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. cp --no-preserve=* a b

Actual results:
cp: invalid argument ‘*’ for ‘--preserve’

Expected results:
cp: invalid argument ‘*’ for ‘--no-preserve’
Comment 1 Ondrej Vasik 2013-10-11 09:30:44 EDT
Thanks, reported as http://debbugs.gnu.org/cgi/bugreport.cgi?bug=15588 - will wait for the upstream approval before commit.
Comment 6 Ludek Smid 2014-06-13 08:26:50 EDT
This request was resolved in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.0.

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