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Bug ID: JDK-4501660 change diagnostic of -help as 'print this help message and exit'
JDK-4501660 : change diagnostic of -help as 'print this help message and exit'

Details
Type:
Bug
Submit Date:
2001-09-11
Status:
Closed
Updated Date:
2008-06-26
Project Name:
JDK
Resolved Date:
2011-05-18
Component:
tools
OS:
solaris_9
Sub-Component:
javap
CPU:
sparc
Priority:
P5
Resolution:
Fixed
Affected Versions:
1.4.0
Fixed Versions:

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Description
Change in usage message desired which says that -help option will stop the tool instead of continuing with classes specified with that.

                                    

Comments
EVALUATION

OK, sure.

###@###.### 2001-09-13

Will look at fixing this and other minor irksome usability issues in
1.5.1

###@###.### 2003-11-19
                                     
2001-09-13
PUBLIC COMMENTS

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2004-09-08
CONVERTED DATA

BugTraq+ Release Management Values

COMMIT TO FIX:
mustang


                                     
2004-09-08
EVALUATION

in line with javac, for the new javap, -help does not cause premature exit; therefore the synopsis given is acceptable.
                                     
2008-02-17



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