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From: Eric Wong <>
Subject: [PATCH 2/3] doc: lei q: split =item aliases onto separate lines
Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 04:51:06 +0000	[thread overview]
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It makes L</--augment> look nicer without resorting to
L<--augment|/-a, --augment> and similarly verbose nastiness.

Having each option as a separate =item (with a blank line in
between each =item) seems to be the preferred style used within
Perl core documentation (I used perlrun.pod as an example),
so we'll follow Perl core style, here.

This needs to be done for other manpages, at some point...
 Documentation/lei-q.pod | 58 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++----------
 1 file changed, 44 insertions(+), 14 deletions(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/lei-q.pod b/Documentation/lei-q.pod
index b938746a..2b9936b8 100644
--- a/Documentation/lei-q.pod
+++ b/Documentation/lei-q.pod
@@ -26,10 +26,14 @@ TODO: mention curl options?
 Read search terms from stdin.
-=item -o MFOLDER, --output=MFOLDER, --mfolder=MFOLDER
+=item --output=MFOLDER
+=item -o MFOLDER
+=item --mfolder=MFOLDER
 Warning: this clobbers and overwrites the output destination unless
-L</-a, --augment> is specified.
+L</--augment> is specified.
 Destination for results (e.g., C</tmp/results-Maildir>,
 C<imaps://>, or
@@ -50,7 +54,9 @@ TODO: Provide description of formats?
 Default: C<-> (stdout)
-=item -f FORMAT, --format=FORMAT
+=item --format=FORMAT
+=item -f FORMAT
 Format of results.  This option exists as a convenient way to specify
 the format for the default stdout destination.  Using a C<format:>
@@ -81,7 +87,9 @@ This option may be given multiple times.
 Default: C<:WINCH,:bell> when C<--mua> is specified and C<--output>
 doesn't point to stdout, nothing otherwise.
-=item -a, --augment
+=item --augment
+=item -a
 Augment output destination instead of clobbering it.
@@ -90,7 +98,9 @@ Augment output destination instead of clobbering it.
 Do not importing keywords before writing to an existing output
-=item -t, --threads
+=item --threads
+=item -t
 Return all messages in the same thread as the actual match(es).
@@ -102,7 +112,9 @@ of the same thread.
 TODO: Warning: this flag may become persistent and saved in
 lei/store unless an MUA unflags it!  (Behavior undecided)
-=item -d STRATEGY, --dedupe=STRATEGY
+=item --dedupe=STRATEGY
+=item -d STRATEGY
 Strategy for deduplicating messages: C<content>, C<oid>, C<mid>, or
@@ -126,7 +138,9 @@ Limit operations to those requiring network access.
 Don't include results from externals.
-=item -I LOCATION, --include=LOCATION
+=item --include=LOCATION
+=item -I LOCATION
 Include specified external in search.  This option may be given
 multiple times.
@@ -141,7 +155,9 @@ multiple times.
 Use only the specified external for search.  This option may be given
 multiple times, in which case the search uses only the specified set.
-=item -g, --globoff
+=item --globoff
+=item -g
 Do not match locations using C<*?> wildcards and C<[]> ranges.  This
 option applies to C<--include>, C<--exclude>, and C<--only>.
@@ -158,7 +174,11 @@ C<none>.
 Default: fcntl,dotlock
-=item -NUMBER, -n NUMBER, --limit=NUMBER
+=item --limit=NUMBER
+=item -NUMBER
+=item -n NUMBER
 Limit the number of matches.
@@ -170,26 +190,36 @@ Shift start of search results.
 Default: 0
-=item -r, --reverse
+=item --reverse
+=item -r
 Reverse the results.  Note that this applies before C<--limit>.
-=item -s KEY, --sort=KEY
+=item --sort=KEY
+=item -s KEY
 Order the results by KEY.  Valid keys are C<received>, C<relevance>,
 and C<docid>.
 Default: C<received>
-=item -v, --verbose
+=item --verbose
+=item -v
 Provide more feedback on stderr.
-=item -q, --quiet
+=item --quiet
+=item -q
 Suppress feedback messages.
-=item --torsocks=auto|no|yes, --no-torsocks
+=item --torsocks=auto|no|yes
+=item --no-torsocks
 Whether to wrap L<git(1)> and L<curl(1)> commands with torsocks.

  parent reply	other threads:[~2021-04-28  4:51 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-04-28  4:51 [PATCH 0/3] doc: lei updates around lei-q Eric Wong
2021-04-28  4:51 ` [PATCH 1/3] doc: lei: use /tmp for search results pathnames Eric Wong
2021-04-28  4:51 ` Eric Wong [this message]
2021-04-29  1:39   ` [PATCH 2/3] doc: lei q: split =item aliases onto separate lines Kyle Meyer
2021-04-29  1:57     ` Eric Wong
2021-04-28  4:51 ` [PATCH 3/3] doc: lei q: split --output and --format, note "text" Eric Wong

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