Bug 102341 - at: Should support -r besides -d
at: Should support -r besides -d
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: at (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jason Vas Dias
Mike McLean
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Blocks: 145411 163896
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Reported: 2003-08-13 20:19 EDT by Tobias Burnus
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:56 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: at-3.1.8-78
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Last Closed: 2005-06-03 14:33:46 EDT
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Patch at-3.1.8 (908 bytes, patch)
2003-08-15 08:29 EDT, Tobias Burnus
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Description Tobias Burnus 2003-08-13 20:19:10 EDT
Description of problem:

The SUSv3 (IEEE Std 1003.1-2003) requires that

"-r Remove the jobs with the specified at_job_id operands that were previously
scheduled by the at utility."
is supported.

Since the LSB claims that -d and -r are equivalent, adding -r support should be
easy: Treat it like -d and add it to the help and manpage.

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Comment 1 Tobias Burnus 2003-08-15 08:29:24 EDT
Created attachment 93654 [details]
Patch  at-3.1.8

This patch add -r, updates the manpage and adds the line from SuSv3 to the man
   at -r at_job_id ...
Comment 2 Tobias Burnus 2003-10-01 16:42:45 EDT
Even better than my patch is this version:
it also supports "-t timespec" and "at -l -q queue" which is also required by
Comment 3 Jason Vas Dias 2005-06-03 14:33:46 EDT
Sorry for the delay in getting around to this bug - it slipped
through the cracks somehow.

at already supports the ( -l -q queue ) and ( -t <timespec> )

Now modified to make '-r' a synonym for '-d' as required by the 
specification in Rawhide ( at-3.1.8-78 ) .

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