Call for testing of colocated branch support in bzr.dev

Martin Pool mbp at sourcefrog.net
Fri Jan 20 06:59:15 UTC 2012


On 20 January 2012 17:46, Eli Zaretskii <eliz at gnu.org> wrote:
>> From: Martin Pool <mbp at sourcefrog.net>
>> Date: Fri, 20 Jan 2012 17:23:16 +1100
>> Cc: bazaar at lists.canonical.com
>>
>> I think Stephen's point about the length of 'bzr help commands', which
>> was a concern to me previously about adding $verb-$subject commands,
>> may be better handled by just adding some grouping in to that page,
>> and having see-also links between commands.
>
> Better yet, how about "bzr apropos REGEXP" and "bzr apropos-doc REGEXP"?
>
> The former matches against command names and the "Purpose" line, the
> latter matches against the whole documentation text of each command.

Yes, that'd be good.  I think those particular things would be better
off as options to help: show help about commands/topics matching a
particular criteria.  The first could even be just 'bzr help
\*branch\*'.




-- 
Martin



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