user/dev discussion of public-inbox itself
 help / color / mirror / code / Atom feed
From: Eric Wong <>
Subject: [PATCH 3/8] doc: lei-convert: various updates and cleanups
Date: Thu, 28 Oct 2021 11:14:56 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Note that "-o OUTPUT" is required in the synopsis.

Leave out "eml:" for now since it doesn't work as an output and
I doubt anybody would use it as a prefix, and it's not really

--no-import-remote is also not accepted by convert, since it
doesn't touch lei/store at all.
 Documentation/lei-convert.pod | 21 +++++++++------------
 1 file changed, 9 insertions(+), 12 deletions(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/lei-convert.pod b/Documentation/lei-convert.pod
index 750ba54ffa1a..c113db18b1e4 100644
--- a/Documentation/lei-convert.pod
+++ b/Documentation/lei-convert.pod
@@ -1,23 +1,23 @@
 =head1 NAME
-lei-convert - one-time conversion from URL or filesystem to another format
+lei-convert - one-time conversion from one mail format to another
 =head1 SYNOPSIS
-lei convert [OPTIONS] LOCATION
-lei convert [OPTIONS] (--stdin|-)
+lei convert -o OUTPUT [OPTIONS] (--stdin|-)
 Convert messages to another format.  C<LOCATION> is a source of
-messages: a directory (Maildir), a file, or a URL (C<imap://>,
-C<imaps://>, C<nntp://>, or C<nntps://>).  URLs requiring
-authentication use L<git-credential(1)> to
+messages: a directory (Maildir), a file (various mbox), or a URL
+(C<imap://>, C<imaps://>, C<nntp://>, or C<nntps://>).  URLs
+requiring authentication use L<git-credential(1)> to
 fill in the username and password.
 For a regular file, the location must have a C<E<lt>formatE<gt>:>
-prefix specifying one of the following formats: C<eml>, C<mboxrd>,
+prefix specifying one of the following formats: C<mboxrd>,
 C<mboxcl2>, C<mboxcl>, or C<mboxo>.
 =head1 OPTIONS
@@ -44,8 +44,6 @@ L<lei-q(1)>.
 =item --no-kw
-=item --no-import-remote
 =item --torsocks=auto|no|yes
 =item --no-torsocks
@@ -63,11 +61,10 @@ and L<http://4uok3hntl7oi7b4uf4rtfwefqeexfzil2w6kgk2jn5z2f764irre7byd.onion/meta
-Copyright 2021 all contributors L<>
+Copyright all contributors L<>
 License: AGPL-3.0+ L<>
 =head1 SEE ALSO

  parent reply	other threads:[~2021-10-28 11:15 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-10-28 11:14 [PATCH 0/8] lei: docs " Eric Wong
2021-10-28 11:14 ` [PATCH 1/8] xt/net_writer_imap: test "lei convert" w/ IMAP source Eric Wong
2021-10-28 11:14 ` [PATCH 2/8] lei convert: use "--output" in failure message Eric Wong
2021-10-28 11:14 ` Eric Wong [this message]
2021-10-28 11:14 ` [PATCH 4/8] doc: lei blob: wording fixups, describe --remote Eric Wong
2021-10-28 11:14 ` [PATCH 5/8] lei convert: remove redundant input_net_cb Eric Wong
2021-10-28 11:14 ` [PATCH 6/8] doc: lei-add-watch: add warning about unreliability Eric Wong
2021-10-28 11:15 ` [PATCH 7/8] lei sucks: show nproc in CPU info Eric Wong
2021-10-28 11:15 ` [PATCH 8/8] lei rm: move generic input_maildir_cb to LeiInput parent class Eric Wong

Reply instructions:

You may reply publicly to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:

* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
  and reply-to-all from there: mbox

  Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:

  List information:

* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
  switches of git-send-email(1):

  git send-email \ \ \ \
    --subject='Re: [PATCH 3/8] doc: lei-convert: various updates and cleanups' \

* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link

Code repositories for project(s) associated with this inbox:

This is a public inbox, see mirroring instructions
for how to clone and mirror all data and code used for this inbox;
as well as URLs for read-only IMAP folder(s) and NNTP newsgroup(s).