Bug 856280 - ack - Inconsistency between man page and help
ack - Inconsistency between man page and help
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: ack (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Unspecified
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Assigned To: Robin Lee
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-09-11 11:45 EDT by Filip Holec
Modified: 2016-04-18 06:21 EDT (History)
2 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: ack-2.04-1.fc19
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2013-05-21 23:21:58 EDT
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Description Filip Holec 2012-09-11 11:45:59 EDT
Description of problem:
Some options present in help are not in man:
* --break --nobreak
* --heading --noheading
* --help-types
* --invert-file-match
* --nopager

In man, long option to -a is --all, in help it is --all-types.
In help, --env is missing.

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How reproducible:

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 Robin Lee 2012-09-11 21:45:46 EDT
Forwarded upstream at first: https://github.com/petdance/ack/issues/233
Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2013-04-29 05:30:50 EDT
ack-2.04-1.fc19 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 19.
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2013-04-29 13:41:56 EDT
Package ack-2.04-1.fc19:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 19 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing ack-2.04-1.fc19'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2013-05-21 23:21:58 EDT
ack-2.04-1.fc19 has been pushed to the Fedora 19 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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