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Re: cmd line stuff (was: CVS update: ...)

From: Greg Stein <gstein_at_lyra.org>
Date: 2000-10-18 04:59:17 CEST

On Tue, Oct 17, 2000 at 10:10:27AM -0500, Karl Fogel wrote:
> Greg Hudson <ghudson@MIT.EDU> writes:
> > I actually believe that we should discard CVS's insistence that global
> > options come before the command name and local options come after.
> > From a user perspective, the difference between global and local
> > options should merely be a documentation issue; global options are
> > just "the options that most or all svn commands support".
> Hmmm! That's an interesting idea.
> I don't know what I think of it. Wow.

Neat idea. And if we keep the option symbols disjoint as I suggested (for
entirely different reasons), then this will be quite possible.

Good... now -d can mean "create directories" rather than having two separate
meanings dependent upon where I happen to drop it.


Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
Received on Sat Oct 21 14:36:11 2006

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