Possible bug in "status" command

Matt Mackall mpm at selenic.com
Tue Mar 6 00:15:21 CST 2007

On Tue, Mar 06, 2007 at 01:13:39PM +1000, Peter Williams wrote:
> Peter Williams wrote:
> >There's a discrepancy in the actual behaviour of the "i" option to the 
> >"status" command and the documentation.  Either the documentation is 
> >wrong or there is a bug in the status command.

Looks like the documentation is wrong.

> >
> >The relevant part of the documentation reads:
> >
> > -A --all        show status of all files
> > -m --modified   show only modified files
> > -a --added      show only added files
> > -r --removed    show only removed files
> > -d --deleted    show only deleted (but tracked) files
> > -c --clean      show only files without changes
> > -u --unknown    show only unknown (not tracked) files
> > -i --ignored    show ignored files

There should probably be an only in there.

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