Fwd: Inconsistency between man page and help #233

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cheese opened this Issue Sep 12, 2012 · 1 comment

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@cheese

Original report: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=856280

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.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
ack-1.96-6.fc18.noarch

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Check man page
2. Check --help option

Actual results:
Inconsistent man page/help

Expected results:
Consistent man page/help

@petdance
Owner

Thanks. We probably won't fix this in ack 1.x, but it's now in the ack 2 queue.

petdance/ack2#150

@petdance petdance closed this Apr 27, 2013
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