Bug 463936 - firstaidkit -h shows invalid options
firstaidkit -h shows invalid options
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: firstaidkit (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Martin Sivák
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: F10Target
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Reported: 2008-09-25 11:42 EDT by James Laska
Modified: 2013-09-02 02:28 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-12-18 01:26:09 EST
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Description James Laska 2008-09-25 11:42:14 EDT
There is no documented option '-f' as listed in the Usage stmt.  Same for -a

# firstaidkit -h
 /usr/bin/firstaidkit [params]
 /usr/bin/firstaidkit [params] -a         - runs the automated default mode [diagnose]
 /usr/bin/firstaidkit [params] -a <flow>  - runs the automated mode with specified flow
 /usr/bin/firstaidkit [params] -a fix     - automated fixing sequence [using the fix flows]
 /usr/bin/firstaidkit [params] -f <plugin> <flow>
                        - This implies --nodeps

 params is none or more items from:
  -c <config file> - location of the config file
  -r <root path>   - location of the root directory
  -P <path>        - add different plugin path
                     it can be used more than once
  -v               - verbose mode
  -l <method>      - select different log method
                     -l stdout log to standard output
                     -l file log to a file defined in config file.
  -x <plugin>      - exclude plugin from run
  -F <flag>        - set startup flag
  -g <gui>         - frontend to show results
                     -g console  - run the cli frontend
                     -g gtk      - run the gtk frontend
  -h               - help
  --print-config   - print resulting config file
  --flags          - list all known flags
  --list           - list all plugins
  --info <plugin>  - get information about plugin
  --nodeps         - do not use plugin dependencies
Comment 1 John Poelstra 2008-10-22 23:32:59 EDT
adding to target tracker... is is an advertised new feature
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-11-25 22:13:16 EST
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 10 development cycle.
Changing version to '10'.

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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-11-18 03:25:39 EST
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Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2009-12-18 01:26:09 EST
Fedora 10 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-12-17. Fedora 10 is 
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