Bug 136609 - Missing parameter in help screen and manual page of df
Missing parameter in help screen and manual page of df
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: coreutils (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
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Reported: 2004-10-21 02:53 EDT by Péter, Soós
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Description Péter, Soós 2004-10-21 02:53:20 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; hu; rv:1.7.3)
Gecko/20040910

Description of problem:
There is an -m option of df (show the values in megabytes), but it is
not documented neither on the help screen (got by --help option) nor
the manual page.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
coreutils-5.2.1-7

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. df -m
2. df --help  

Actual Results:  there is no -m option documented, but it exist

Expected Results:  the -m option is documented

Additional info:
Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2004-10-21 09:55:08 EDT
This form is obsolescent.
Comment 2 Péter, Soós 2004-10-21 09:59:04 EDT
What? Could you detail your answare?
Comment 3 Tim Waugh 2004-10-21 10:01:07 EDT
The '-m' option will not remain in use for very much longer, and is
only provided for compatibility with older scripts.
Comment 4 Péter, Soós 2004-10-21 10:03:07 EDT
I see. Thank, you for details.

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