Debian Bug report logs - #77200
[PATCH] --fselect not working as described in manpage

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Package: dialog; Maintainer for dialog is Santiago Vila <sanvila@debian.org>; Source for dialog is src:dialog.

Reported by: Tomas Pospisek <tpo@spin.ch>

Date: Thu, 16 Nov 2000 15:09:25 UTC

Severity: normal

Found in version 0.9a-20001027-1

Fixed in version dialog/0.9a-20001213-1

Done: Santiago Vila <sanvila@debian.org>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

Forwarded to "T.E.Dickey" <dickey@clark.net>

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Report forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, Santiago Vila <sanvila@debian.org>:
Bug#77200; Package dialog. Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Tomas Pospisek <tpo@spin.ch>:
New Bug report received and forwarded. Copy sent to Santiago Vila <sanvila@debian.org>. Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #5 received at submit@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Tomas Pospisek <tpo@spin.ch>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <submit@bugs.debian.org>
Subject: [PATCH] --fselect not working as described in manpage
Date: Thu, 16 Nov 2000 14:39:53 +0100
Package: dialog
Version: 0.9a-20001027-1
Severity: normal

manpage:
       --fselect text directory height width
reality:
       dialog --fselect /directory/filename height width

You can find the new manpage under:

http://sourcepole.ch/sources/software/dialog.1.gz

Here's the diff:

# diff -u dialog.1.old dialog.1
--- dialog.1.old        Thu Nov 16 14:26:41 2000
+++ dialog.1    Thu Nov 16 14:30:28 2000
@@ -216,10 +216,16 @@
 strings of those entries that are turned on will be printed on
 .IR stderr "."
 .
-.IP "\fB\-\-fselect \fItext directory height width\fR"
+.IP "\fB\-\-fselect \fI text height width\fR"
 The file-selection dialog displays a text-entry window in which you can
type
 a filename (or directory), and above that two windows with directory
 names and filenames.
+.sp
+Here
+.B text
+can be a filepath in which case the file and directory windows
+will display the contents of the path and the text-entry window will
contain
+the preselected filename.
 .sp
 Use tab or arrow keys to move between the windows.
 Within the directory or filename windows, use the up/down arrow keys

-- System Information
Debian Release: 2.2
Architecture: i386
Kernel: Linux localhost 2.2.14 #3 SMP Wed Mar 15 17:26:04 CET 2000 i586

Versions of packages dialog depends on:
ii  debianutils                   1.13.3     Miscellaneous utilities specific t
ii  libc6                         2.2-1      GNU C Library: Shared libraries an
ii  libncurses5                   5.0-7      Shared libraries for terminal hand




Reply sent to Santiago Vila <sanvila@unex.es>:
You have marked Bug as forwarded. Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #8 received at 77200-forwarded@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Santiago Vila <sanvila@unex.es>
To: "T.E.Dickey" <dickey@clark.net>
Cc: 77200-forwarded@bugs.debian.org, Tomas Pospisek <tpo@spin.ch>
Subject: Bug#77200: [PATCH] --fselect not working as described in manpage (fwd)
Date: Thu, 16 Nov 2000 19:02:48 +0100 (CET)
Another bug report from Tomas.
This one includes a patch.

---------- Forwarded message ----------
Date: Thu, 16 Nov 2000 14:39:53 +0100
From: Tomas Pospisek <tpo@spin.ch>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <submit@bugs.debian.org>
Subject: #77200: [PATCH] --fselect not working as described in manpage

Package: dialog
Version: 0.9a-20001027-1
Severity: normal

manpage:
       --fselect text directory height width
reality:
       dialog --fselect /directory/filename height width

You can find the new manpage under:

http://sourcepole.ch/sources/software/dialog.1.gz

Here's the diff:

# diff -u dialog.1.old dialog.1
--- dialog.1.old        Thu Nov 16 14:26:41 2000
+++ dialog.1    Thu Nov 16 14:30:28 2000
@@ -216,10 +216,16 @@
 strings of those entries that are turned on will be printed on
 .IR stderr "."
 .
-.IP "\fB\-\-fselect \fItext directory height width\fR"
+.IP "\fB\-\-fselect \fI text height width\fR"
 The file-selection dialog displays a text-entry window in which you can
type
 a filename (or directory), and above that two windows with directory
 names and filenames.
+.sp
+Here
+.B text
+can be a filepath in which case the file and directory windows
+will display the contents of the path and the text-entry window will
contain
+the preselected filename.
 .sp
 Use tab or arrow keys to move between the windows.
 Within the directory or filename windows, use the up/down arrow keys

-- System Information
Debian Release: 2.2
Architecture: i386
Kernel: Linux localhost 2.2.14 #3 SMP Wed Mar 15 17:26:04 CET 2000 i586

Versions of packages dialog depends on:
ii  debianutils                   1.13.3     Miscellaneous utilities specific t
ii  libc6                         2.2-1      GNU C Library: Shared libraries an
ii  libncurses5                   5.0-7      Shared libraries for terminal hand




Reply sent to Santiago Vila <sanvila@debian.org>:
You have taken responsibility. Full text and rfc822 format available.

Notification sent to Tomas Pospisek <tpo@spin.ch>:
Bug acknowledged by developer. Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #13 received at 77200-close@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Santiago Vila <sanvila@debian.org>
To: 77200-close@bugs.debian.org
Subject: Bug#77200: fixed in dialog 0.9a-20001213-1
Date: Thu, 14 Dec 2000 16:13:45 -0500
We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
dialog, which has been installed in the Debian FTP archive:

dialog_0.9a-20001213-1.diff.gz
  to pool/main/d/dialog/dialog_0.9a-20001213-1.diff.gz
dialog_0.9a-20001213-1.dsc
  to pool/main/d/dialog/dialog_0.9a-20001213-1.dsc
dialog_0.9a-20001213-1_i386.deb
  to pool/main/d/dialog/dialog_0.9a-20001213-1_i386.deb
dialog_0.9a-20001213.orig.tar.gz
  to pool/main/d/dialog/dialog_0.9a-20001213.orig.tar.gz
A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is
attached.

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to 77200@bugs.debian.org,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
pp.
Santiago Vila <sanvila@debian.org> (supplier of updated dialog package)

(This message was generated automatically at their request; if you
believe that there is a problem with it please contact the archive
administrators by mailing ftpmaster@debian.org)


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Format: 1.6
Date: Thu, 14 Dec 2000 19:47:36 +0100
Source: dialog
Binary: dialog
Architecture: source i386
Version: 0.9a-20001213-1
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: high
Maintainer: Santiago Vila <sanvila@debian.org>
Description: 
 dialog     - Displays user-friendly dialog boxes from shell scripts
Closes: 77199 77200 78951
Changes: 
 dialog (0.9a-20001213-1) unstable; urgency=high
 .
   * New upstream release, featuring:
   - justify_text() now does text flow even when the string contains
     newlines (Closes: #77199).
   - Fixed manpage regarding --fselect (Closes: #77200).
   - Lock files in /tmp are now created securely (Closes: #78951).
     (Thanks to Matt Kraai, Chris Butler and Wichert Akkerman).
Files: 
 6bbeb690ac7333a30bb64b04ef8f2b75 628 misc optional dialog_0.9a-20001213-1.dsc
 61cf8bff9476a3902144cf2c616439f6 172198 misc optional dialog_0.9a-20001213.orig.tar.gz
 e47c31370ea8a9ce99365f28abef295a 4589 misc optional dialog_0.9a-20001213-1.diff.gz
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