bugGNU Gengetopt - Bugs: bug #34409, Reorder display of options

 
 

bug #34409: Reorder display of options

Submitted by:  Reuben Thomas <rrt>
Submitted on:  Tue 27 Sep 2011 12:11:51 PM UTC  
 
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Tue 27 Sep 2011 12:11:51 PM UTC, original submission:

The --help and --version options should be shown at the end of the options help text, not at the start, and in the other order, i.e.:

-V, --version Print version and exit
-h, --help Print help and exit

Also, the wording could be improved, as per current coreutils/grep:

-V, --version output version information and exit
-h, --help display help and exit

Note that the help strings should not start with an upper-case letter.

Reuben Thomas <rrt>

 

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