#19 new

Overriding of option descriptions

Reported by commander_fan | March 26th, 2009 @ 04:09 AM | in 4.0

Release: 3.1.8

The global default option appearing in the help message can't be overriden.

global_option '--help', "Tell you stuff you don't know"


--help               Tell you stuff you don't know
--help               Display help documentation  
--version            Display version information  

Comments and changes to this ticket

  • TJ Holowaychuk

    TJ Holowaychuk March 26th, 2009 @ 05:12 AM

    Hmm I didnt think of that. I will take a look and see if it wont be much trouble to allow alteration of global messages while retaining their default functionality, as foo --help is really just an alias for foo help.

    Thanks again

  • TJ Holowaychuk

    TJ Holowaychuk April 7th, 2009 @ 05:57 AM

    • Tag changed from 3.1.8, bug, options to options
    • Title changed from “Bug: global_option override help” to “Overriding of option descriptions”

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