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Re: Hurd program output for --help, --usage, and --version

From: James Morrison
Subject: Re: Hurd program output for --help, --usage, and --version
Date: Tue, 24 Jun 2003 23:57:20 -0400 (EDT)

>    ifsock: all arguments yeild "must be started as a translator" This
>    may be valid output???
> Valid since its a translator.

 --help, et al should still work. 

>    init: --help and --usage yield: "can only be run by a bootstrap
>    system"
> This is a bug IMHO, --help should always print something meningful.
>    mach-defpager: all arguments yield: "Another default memory manager
>    is already running"
> Because you already have it running.  I would call it a bug, it
> shouldn't try to start it self if you give it a --help/--version
> argument.
>    pflocal: all arguments yield: "Usage: ./pflocal"
> Its a translator, what ya' expect? =)

 It to use argp and do things nicely ;)

 It doesn't seem to be answered yet, but anyone can submit a patch to bug-hurd,
and hope it gets read and approved or rejected in a reasonable amount of time.


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