Bug#472101: Prohibit arguments

Gunnar Wolf gwolf at gwolf.org
Sun Mar 23 19:52:40 UTC 2008

tags 472101 + pending

Matt Kraai dijo [Fri, Mar 21, 2008 at 02:29:11PM -0700]:
> Package: libmodule-starter-perl
> Version: 1.470-1
> Severity: wishlist
> Tags: patch
> I ran
>  module-starter --author Matt Kraai --email kraai at ftbfs.org --module Foo
> and was surprised to see that the author was just Matt.  I wish
> module-starter would whine when it was given an argument so that this
> error would be detected earlier.  The attached patch makes it do so.

Umh... Being this a Unixy system, I tend to believe the behaviour is
correct. Anyway, reporting on unparsable arguments is correct - I'm
incorporating your patch (or something very similar, at least) to our
tree and forwarding it as a wishlist bug upstream. I'm meanwhile
tagging this as fixed - It will be closed when the package is actually


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