On Nov 24, 2013, at 11:28 AM, Robert Scheck wrote:
> Hello all,
> I am forwarding a message of Christoph Anton Mitterer (Cc'ed) which was
> reported at Red Hat Bugzilla. However this does not feel for me like a
> downstream thing but more relevant for popt upstream, thus relaying it:
> ----- Forwarded message -----
> The popt(3) manpage does basically not document the flags to poptGetContext():
> POPT_CONTEXT_NO_EXEC Ignore exec expansions
This bit disables all uses of exec(2) from within the given popt context.
> POPT_CONTEXT_POSIXMEHARDER Options cannot follow arguments
This bit is used on *BSD systems to parse all options before arguments
without use of "--".
> I could not find information on the web what these two _actually_ do.
Odd: Google search for "POPT_CONTEXT_POSIXMEHARDER" finds
Perhaps your Debian system or browser is broken?
73 de Jeff
> ----- End forwarded message -----
> Foreign references for this request are:
> - http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=666431
> - https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=811805
Received on Sun Nov 24 17:55:40 2013