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From: Phil Muldoon <>
To: Andrew Cagney <>
Cc: Frysk Hackers <>
Subject: Re: Patch: Implement Info Command
Date: Thu, 20 Dec 2007 14:35:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Phil Muldoon wrote:
> Andrew Cagney wrote:
>> Phil Muldoon wrote:
>>> Usage: info help <sub-command> - will print out the sub-command's 
>>> help. E.g. info help regs
>> this comes across as confusing - shouldn't it print information on 
>> the help system?  Instead:
>>   (fhpd) help info sub-command
>> Andrew
> That would require the TopLevelCommand help inner-class system to know 
> that the command info had help for the sub-command which it doesn't. 
> In short, without a refactor of how help works, I do not think what 
> you want will work. At least I think, the way help works is very 
> confusing.

I stand corrected, it all seems to just work automajically. Something 
for free, after all ;)

(fhpd) help info auxv
auxv [-verbose]
Print out the process auxiliary data for this process.

      reply	other threads:[~2007-12-20 14:35 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-12-20 10:57 Phil Muldoon
2007-12-20 11:29 ` Phil Muldoon
2007-12-20 14:12 ` Andrew Cagney
2007-12-20 14:31   ` Phil Muldoon
2007-12-20 14:35     ` Phil Muldoon [this message]

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