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0037248FPCDocumentationpublic2020-06-24 12:23
ReporterKai Burghardt Assigned ToMichael Van Canneyt  
PrioritynormalSeverityminorReproducibilityalways
Status resolvedResolutionfixed 
Platformx86_64OSGNU/Linux 
Product Version3.0.4 
Summary0037248: documentation wrongly documents compiler option ‑l prints a logo
Description‑l does not actually print a logo.
TagsNo tags attached.
Fixed in Revision1524
FPCOldBugId
FPCTarget-
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Kai Burghardt

2020-06-24 12:01

reporter  

fpc.1.patch (398 bytes)   
--- fpc.1~	2020-06-24 09:59:59.357506103 +0000
+++ fpc.1	2020-06-24 09:59:59.357506103 +0000
@@ -101,11 +101,7 @@
 .RE
 .TP
 .I \-l
-This option tells the compiler to print the
-.I FPC
-logo on standard output. It also gives you the
-.I FPC
-version number.
+At the top print a line stating which program this is and its version.
 .TP
 .I \-n
 Tells the compiler not to read the configuration file
fpc.1.patch (398 bytes)   
user.tex.patch (470 bytes)   
--- user.tex~	2020-06-24 09:59:59.357506103 +0000
+++ user.tex	2020-06-24 09:59:59.357506103 +0000
@@ -1045,7 +1045,7 @@
 \item[w] : Returns a list of supported whole program optimizations
 \end{description}
 
-\item[-l]  Print the Free Pascal logo and version number.
+\item[-l]  Print a line stating which program this is and its version.
 \olabel{l}
 \item [-n] Ignore the default configuration file.
 You can still pass a configuration file with the \var{@} option.
user.tex.patch (470 bytes)   

Michael Van Canneyt

2020-06-24 12:23

administrator   ~0123553

in -l , the 'l' stands for logo.

So I'm not 100% convinced we should actually change this.
OTOH I don't feel like arguing so I applied it anyway.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2020-06-24 12:01 Kai Burghardt New Issue
2020-06-24 12:01 Kai Burghardt Status new => assigned
2020-06-24 12:01 Kai Burghardt Assigned To => Michael Van Canneyt
2020-06-24 12:01 Kai Burghardt File Added: fpc.1.patch
2020-06-24 12:01 Kai Burghardt File Added: user.tex.patch
2020-06-24 12:23 Michael Van Canneyt Status assigned => resolved
2020-06-24 12:23 Michael Van Canneyt Resolution open => fixed
2020-06-24 12:23 Michael Van Canneyt Fixed in Revision => 1524
2020-06-24 12:23 Michael Van Canneyt FPCTarget => -
2020-06-24 12:23 Michael Van Canneyt Note Added: 0123553