Bug 470701 - bugzilla command > query subcommand > '-c/--component' option does not act as documented in man page
bugzilla command > query subcommand > '-c/--component' option does not act as...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: python-bugzilla (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Will Woods
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Reported: 2008-11-08 20:43 EST by Scott Doty
Modified: 2009-12-18 01:47 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-12-18 01:47:58 EST
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Description Scott Doty 2008-11-08 20:43:44 EST
example: bugzilla query -c policycoreutils should report all bugs regarding component:policycoreutils -- instead, it complains that it cannot read the file "policycoreutils".  In other words, "--component" function acts as "--component_file" is documented to act.
Comment 1 Jon Stanley 2008-11-08 20:57:59 EST
Well, I committed a patch upstream for this just now:

commit edd3774102d4ee056999ab7e7159bc8a1cfee542
Author: Jon Stanley <jonstanley@gmail.com>
Date:   Sat Nov 8 20:50:02 2008 -0500

    Ugly hack to make -c <component> work again

Basically what it does is wrap the components_file action into a try/except, so that instead of throwing an exception, we treat the argument that it was given as a list of components.

Why this is necessary I have no idea, however, it  wraps the components_file and components handling into one block of code, which is probably a good thing in the long run, IMHO
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-11-26 00:04:44 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 Will Woods 2009-04-14 11:54:03 EDT
Works with python-bugzilla-0.5.1-2.
Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2009-11-18 03:48:23 EST
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