Bug 7889 - not all tools use our option parser
Summary: not all tools use our option parser
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: ThinLinc
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Other (show other bugs)
Version: trunk
Hardware: PC Unknown
: P2 Normal
Target Milestone: 4.17.0
Assignee: Emil Lock
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Reported: 2022-04-12 09:26 CEST by Pierre Ossman
Modified: 2024-04-17 08:25 CEST (History)
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Acceptance Criteria:
MUST: * Scripts should have the same behaviour before and after the option parser conversion for: - Common cases - Edge cases SHOULD: * There should be an autotest in place to ensure that all current and future scripts use the correct option parser


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Description Pierre Ossman cendio 2022-04-12 09:26:51 CEST
For bug 3707 we added our own option parser in order to get the subcommand handling we wanted. However it also adds a number of other behaviours we want from our argument parser, such as sorting and surrogate detection. We should therefore use this parser in all our tools to give a consistent behaviour.

The current offenders are:

 * tl-config/hivetool (getopt)
 * tl-env (getopt)
 * tl-ldap-certalias (getopt)
 * tl-limit-printers (getopt)
 * tl-mount-localdrives (getopt)
 * tl-notify (optparse)
 * tl-session-param (getopt)
 * tl-setup (optparse)
 * tl-sso-password (getopt)
 * tl-sso-token-passphrase (getopt)
 * tl-support (getopt)
 * tl-umount-localdrives (getopt)

We should probably also add an automatic test once these are fixed that makes sure we don't use the "wrong" parser in any future code.

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