Bug 854893 - nm - Inconsistency between man page and help
nm - Inconsistency between man page and help
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: binutils (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Nick Clifton
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-09-06 04:49 EDT by Filip Holec
Modified: 2016-04-18 06:21 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-09-11 09:58:57 EDT
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Description Filip Holec 2012-09-06 04:49:18 EDT
Description of problem:
In man, option --synthetic is not present.
Also review placement of -r --reverse-sort (could be before -S --print-size).

In help, option -v is missing near -n --numeric-sort

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Check man page
2. Check --help option
Actual results:
Inconsistent man page/help

Expected results:
Consistent man page/help

Additional info:
Comment 1 Nick Clifton 2012-09-10 11:42:14 EDT
This is now fixed in the mainline FSF binutils sources and will be fixed in rawhide by the next merge of the FSF sources into the Fedora sources.
Comment 2 Nick Clifton 2012-09-11 09:58:57 EDT
Updated manual page available in: binutils-

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