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Bug 61762 - up2date-2.7.60-7.x.2 - usage needs updating
up2date-2.7.60-7.x.2 - usage needs updating
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: python-popt (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Adrian Likins
Jay Turner
Depends On: 62234
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Reported: 2002-03-24 03:46 EST by James Manning
Modified: 2015-01-07 18:55 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-03-28 12:54:06 EST
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Description James Manning 2002-03-24 03:46:32 EST
jmm@bp6:/home/jmm> rpm -q up2date python-popt

[root@bp6 up2date_client]# up2date --usage
Usage: up2date [--configure] [--src] [--nosrc] [--dbpath=<dir>] [--justdb]
        [-k STRING] [--nosig] [--nox] [--showall] [--solvedeps=<deps>]
        [--tmpdir=<directory>] [--version] [--show-channels]
        [--whatprovides=<deps>] [--channel=STRING] [--gpg-flags] [--nodownload] 
[OPTIONS] <packages>

there's a lot of things missing from that --usage that are seen in --help


that last one seems like it should definitely be mentioned in usage :)
Comment 1 Alexei Podtelezhnikov 2002-03-24 18:05:31 EST
--usage was never supposed to have all oprions listed.
Manpages usually do that.
Comment 2 Adrian Likins 2002-03-25 19:15:10 EST
hmm, looks like some sort of bug in python-popt...

I'll take a look
Comment 3 Adrian Likins 2002-03-26 19:40:44 EST
looks like python-popt doesnt show an item in --useage if
it has a short option flag. (ie, -h, or -d)

Doh, definately a python-popt bug. I'll
reassign it once it shows up as a component ;->

Comment 4 Mihai Ibanescu 2002-03-27 10:39:35 EST
Changed back to up2date.
Comment 5 Adrian Likins 2002-03-27 10:45:36 EST
erk, how did this get to be umb-scheme? I must of done that when
trying to set it to python-popt
Comment 6 James Manning 2002-03-27 10:51:50 EST
created bug 62106 against bugzilla about the missing component
Comment 7 David Lawrence 2002-03-27 11:01:23 EST
Changing component to python-popt
Comment 8 Mihai Ibanescu 2002-03-28 11:57:45 EST
The correct component is python-clap actually, which is missing too :-)
Comment 9 Mihai Ibanescu 2002-03-28 12:39:37 EST
After further investigation, looks like a popt bug.
Comment 10 James Manning 2002-05-15 15:22:27 EDT
since things seem kosher in 7.3, i'm considering this fixed

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