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Re: Patch from Fedora containing popt(3) manpage fixes

From: Jeffrey Johnson <n3npq@me.com>
Date: Sun 24 Nov 2013 - 18:48:28 CET
Message-id: <0827338A-98EF-4B56-8135-14C7425CCAAF@me.com>

On Nov 24, 2013, at 12:41 PM, Robert Scheck wrote:

> Hello Jeff,
> On Sun, 24 Nov 2013, Jeffrey Johnson wrote:
>> Hmmm ... what is checked into cvs is already fixed (so likely fixed since popt-1.16):
>> ...
>> .RB "arguments. When " --usage " or " --help " are passed to programs which
>> use popt's automatic help, popt displays the appropriate message on
>> stderr as soon as it finds the option, and exits the program with a
>> return code of 0. If you want to use popt's automatic help generation in
>> ...
>> A conversion from a string to a number (int or long) failed due
>> to the string containing non-numeric characters. This occurs when
>> .BR poptGetNextOpt() " is processing an argument of type "
> I am a bit confused: I had a look to branch popt_1_17 (version
> and version 1.23...and both do not seem to contain these changes. That is
> why I updated the patch and re-sent it. What did I overlook or where is
> my mistake?

My brainfart, sorry. The 1st patch I applied made the changes and I got tricked.

Now checked in.

73 de Jeff
Received on Sun Nov 24 18:48:34 2013
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