[Aptitude-devel] Bug#833584: aptitude: New commands "showsrc" and "source" doesn't included in bash_completition and in --help option.

Paulo kretcheu at gmail.com
Sat Aug 6 14:29:42 UTC 2016

Hi Manuel,

Em 06-08-2016 11:04, Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo escreveu:
> Control: tags -1 + pending
> Oi!
> 2016-08-06 13:02 Paulo Roberto Alves de Oliveira (aka kretcheu):
>> Package: aptitude
>> Version: 0.8.2-1+b1
>> Severity: minor
>> Dear Maintainer,
>> After new release commands are included showrc and source but are not included in bash_completition nor in --help.
>> To reproduce, run: aptitude --help
>> and
>> type "aptitude s" and type <tab>
> The bash completion syntax is from the package bash-completion, I think,
> so perhaps the bug should be cloned there or submitted separately.

You are right, I put this here because other packages have own bash_completion file like apt.

see:  dpkg -L apt |grep bash

> As for including them in --help, you are right.  My idea to add them it
> was mostly be a way to save users for typing the same in apt, so it
> would be like an "undocumented feature".
> But since it's documented in the manpage and so on, we might as well
> document them in --help.  Added now.
> Cheers.



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