Arbitrary commands (fab -- mycommandhere) break without fabfile #230

bitprophet opened this Issue Aug 19, 2011 · 2 comments


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In other words, this feature was never tested outside of a Fabric project tree. It occurs in both 0.9.2 and master. Should hopefully be a simple reordering or logic fix in

Reported by orkaa @ Freenode.

Originally submitted by Jeff Forcier (bitprophet) on 2010-09-06 at 01:59pm EDT

Closed as Done on 2010-09-06 at 03:28pm EDT

@bitprophet bitprophet was assigned Aug 19, 2011

Jeff Forcier (bitprophet) posted:

Applied in changeset f9de459.

on 2010-09-06 at 03:28pm EDT

@bitprophet bitprophet closed this Aug 19, 2011

This issue is occurring again:

$ fab -H localhost -- uname -a
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/Library/Python/2.7/site-packages/Fabric-1.4a._01a6377_-py2.7.egg/fabric/", line 600, in main
     arguments, remainder_arguments, default)
UnboundLocalError: local variable 'default' referenced before assignment

quick fix here : alisaifee@6d50cbc

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