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bug #32887: [wishlist GIT] xargs - Present options alphabetically like in GNU cp(1) etc

Submitted by:  Jari Aalto <jaalto>
Submitted on:  Wed Mar 23 01:06:29 2011  
Category: xargsSeverity: 1 - Wish
Item Group: NoneStatus: Fixed
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: James Youngman <jay>
Originator Name: Open/Closed: Closed
Release: 4.5.9Fixed Release: 4.5.11

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Sun May 15 16:59:41 2011, comment #1:

Fixed in git.

James Youngman <jay>
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Wed Mar 23 01:06:29 2011, original submission:

The following patch is against Git 107af5a 2010-10-23.

Order options like in GNU cp(1), mv(1) etc.

  • items in alphabetical order
  • Preset in format '-o, --option" like in other GNU manual pages.
  • Put --help and --verbose options last as in GNU manual pages.
Jari Aalto <jaalto>


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    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Sat Feb 2 14:56:38 2013jayOpen/ClosedOpen=>Closed
      Fixed ReleaseNone=>4.5.11
    Sun May 15 16:59:41 2011jaySeverity3 - Normal=>1 - Wish
      Assigned toNone=>jay
    Wed Mar 23 01:06:29 2011jaaltoAttached File-=>Added 0001-xargs-xargs.1-Order-options-like-in-GNU-cp-1.patch, #22990

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