From: Eric Wong <email@example.com> To: Kyle Meyer <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: email@example.com Subject: Re: does "lei q" --format/-f need to exist? Date: Fri, 19 Feb 2021 19:06:28 +0000 [thread overview] Message-ID: <20210219190628.GA1129@dcvr> (raw) In-Reply-To: <20210219111334.GA25690@dcvr> Eric Wong <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > Kyle Meyer <email@example.com> wrote: > > Eric Wong writes: > > > > > How about we just drop --format from the documentation, for now? > > > (or at least stop recommending it when using with -o) > > > > > > The stdout case might be a reason to keep it for "lei q", > > > especially since stdout is the default output: > > [...] > > > > I don't feel strongly one way or the other about keeping --format, but > > if it is kept around for stdout, I think it'd be good to document it > > (i.e. your "stop recommending it when using with -o option"). > > Alright, I think keeping it and only recommending it for stdout > (or --stdin with import) is the way to go. > > "-o format:/path/name" should be encouraged for regular file and > directory args. Actually, maybe "-o $format" be implicitly stdout? (and "-i $format" be implicitly stdin for convert|import)
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2021-02-19 19:06 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2021-02-17 4:40 Eric Wong 2021-02-18 5:28 ` Kyle Meyer 2021-02-18 12:07 ` Eric Wong 2021-02-19 3:10 ` Kyle Meyer 2021-02-19 11:13 ` Eric Wong 2021-02-19 13:47 ` Kyle Meyer 2021-02-19 19:06 ` Eric Wong [this message] 2021-02-20 7:12 ` Kyle Meyer 2021-02-20 8:07 ` Eric Wong 2021-02-23 3:45 ` [PATCH] doc: lei: favor "-o format:$PATHNAME" over "-f" Kyle Meyer 2021-02-23 6:03 ` Eric Wong
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