[pacman-dev] [PATCH] Add -s --sign and -v --verify to repo-add usage message.

Dan McGee dpmcgee at gmail.com
Fri Mar 25 18:58:45 EDT 2011

On Fri, Mar 25, 2011 at 5:54 PM, Ray Kohler <ataraxia937 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 25, 2011 at 6:45 PM, Dan McGee <dpmcgee at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Fri, Mar 25, 2011 at 5:38 PM, Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org> wrote:
>>> On 26/03/11 08:16, Dan McGee wrote:
>>>> On Fri, Mar 25, 2011 at 5:14 PM, Ray Kohler<ataraxia937 at gmail.com>  wrote:
>>>>> There were not added to the end of the list as that would mean
>>>>> splitting the single gettext string that contains -f and the
>>>>> "see the man page" message, and I wanted to do as little string
>>>>> damage as possible.
>>>> Do string damage, it is a major release. But more importantly,
>>>> repo-remove --help is going to show these and we might want to try and
>>>> avoid that- I think the reason they weren't added here.
>>> I think these options are still relevant to repo-remove.
>> -d and -f? If you remove an entry, the whole darn thing goes,
>> regardless of whether there are deltas or files ...files in there.
> That's what checking the code bears out to me as well, but I think
> Allan's point is that -s and -v actually do apply to repo-remove.
> While reading through this code, I noticed what looks like a bug -
> when using repo-remove to remove the very last package ("zip up some
> emptyness"), the repo won't be signed even if -s was given. Want me to
> fix that once I'm done with the usage message?

Yes, it would make sense to do that. Thanks for the QA you're giving this.


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