gdb/52: --help doesn't reflect reality

tromey@redhat.com tromey@redhat.com
Thu May 10 09:18:00 GMT 2001


>Number:         52
>Category:       gdb
>Synopsis:       --help doesn't reflect reality
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    unassigned
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Thu May 10 09:18:01 PDT 2001
>Closed-Date:
>Last-Modified:
>Originator:     Tom Tromey
>Release:        unknown-1.0
>Organization:
>Environment:

>Description:
I build gdb (apparently) with UI_OUT undefined.
In this mode, `gdb -i' is an error, since -i is not recognized.
However, `gdb --help' still lists --interpreter in its output.

I think gdb --help should only advertise options which are really
available.

>How-To-Repeat:

>Fix:

>Release-Note:
>Audit-Trail:
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