[Aptitude-devel] Inconsistent help message
dburrows at debian.org
Sun Mar 30 19:47:06 UTC 2008
1.9 URIBL_AB_SURBL Contains an URL listed in the AB SURBL blocklist
1.5 URIBL_WS_SURBL Contains an URL listed in the WS SURBL blocklist
1.5 URIBL_JP_SURBL Contains an URL listed in the JP SURBL blocklist
1.5 URIBL_OB_SURBL Contains an URL listed in the OB SURBL blocklist
1.8 URIBL_PH_SURBL Contains an URL listed in the PH SURBL blocklist
-2.6 BAYES_00 BODY: Bayesian spam probability is 0 to 1%
No, I didn't want to read anything about C++ programming; thank you,
On Wed, Mar 26, 2008 at 09:40:07AM +0100, Jens Seidel <jensseidel at users.sf.net> was heard to say:
> Hi Daniel,
> I noticed that today some minor l10n bugs got closed by Christian where at
> least one minor issue is not yet addressed: aptitude --help uses full stops
> very inconsistently and I want to fix it:
> -h This help text
> -s Simulate actions, but do not actually perform them.
> -d Only download packages, do not install or remove anything.
> -P Always prompt for confirmation or actions
> -y Assume that the answer to simple yes/no questions is 'yes'
> Please tell me whether you prefer full stops or not. I think it would be a good
> idea to use these as the messages start with a capital and could consist of
> multiple sentences. Do you agree?
I think that makes sense.
> There is also the following comment in main.cc:
> // This is out of line with the rest to avoid messing up
> // translations. Eventually all the usage information will move to
> // a table-layout-based approach, which will avoid this sort of
> // problem.
> printf(_(" forbid-version - Forbid aptitude from upgrading to a specific package version\n"));
> printf(_(" update - Download lists of new/upgradable packages\n"));
> If you want I can increase the identation and unfuzzy all translations as
> well. But please note that "--with(out)-recommends" is probably too large to
> get properly indented.
Sure, that would be great.
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