[Aptitude-devel] Bug#776789: aptitude-doc-en: Inconsistent documentation about --show-summary's configuration option: Aptitude::CmdLine::Show-Summary vs Aptitude::CmdLine::Why-Display-Mode
Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo
manuel.montezelo at gmail.com
Thu Oct 15 01:21:26 UTC 2015
Control: tags -1 + pending
2015-02-01 18:39 Axel Beckert:
>in the man page aptitude(8), there is written for --show-summary:
> This option corresponds to the configuration item
> Aptitude::CmdLine::Show-Summary; if --show-summary is present on the
> command-line, it will override Aptitude::CmdLine::Show-Summary.
>Looking at the version of the man page included in aptitude-doc-en,
>and clicking on the link labeled "Aptitude::CmdLine::Show-Summary", I
>But the option to which the browser jumped is not
>Aptitude::CmdLine::Show-Summary but Option:
>Aptitude::CmdLine::Why-Display-Mode. Excerpt from the HTML code of that page
><div class="seg"><strong><span class="segtitle">Option: </span></strong>
>Looks as if either of these two options has been renamed in the past and
>this inconsistency has been overseen when the renaming was done.
Thanks. Fixed (renamed Why-Display-Mode to Show-Summary), commited and
marked as +pending.
Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo <manuel.montezelo at gmail.com>
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