Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 165720
VNC uses non-standard long options
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:11 EST
The silly buggers at realvnc.com don't seem to understand how command lines
work. As a transitional solution, I propose that vnc should accept either the
--longoption or -longoption forms interchangeably.
An easy way to do this is to check at the top of the string search against long
options, see if the arg pointer points to a string starting with "--", if so
advance it by one character, and then fall into the current checking code.
Obviously, this is not urgent. It just bugs me.
You need to report this upstream, but I doubt this will change. VNC is not a
You are probably right, but do you happen to know where/how to report it upstream?