From: Kyle Meyer <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: Eric Wong <email@example.com> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: does "lei q" --format/-f need to exist? Date: Sat, 20 Feb 2021 02:12:24 -0500 [thread overview] Message-ID: <email@example.com> (raw) In-Reply-To: <20210219190628.GA1129@dcvr> Eric Wong writes: > Eric Wong <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: [...] >> 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 $format" be implicitly stdin for convert|import) Hmm, true. If we went that route, I guess the format auto-detection in LeiOverview::detect_fmt() (currently just for maildir) would be dropped because an -o argument without a colon would be taken as the format rather than a destination that the format can be detected from?
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2021-02-20 7:12 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2021-02-17 4:40 Eric Wong 2021-02-18 5:28 ` Kyle Meyer 2021-02-18 12:07 ` Eric Wong 2021-02-19 3:10 ` Kyle Meyer 2021-02-19 11:13 ` Eric Wong 2021-02-19 13:47 ` Kyle Meyer 2021-02-19 19:06 ` Eric Wong 2021-02-20 7:12 ` Kyle Meyer [this message] 2021-02-20 8:07 ` Eric Wong 2021-02-23 3:45 ` [PATCH] doc: lei: favor "-o format:$PATHNAME" over "-f" Kyle Meyer 2021-02-23 6:03 ` Eric Wong
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