svn commit: r183781 - in user/edwin/top/top-3.8b1: contrib/top
edwin at mavetju.org
Sun Oct 12 22:12:11 UTC 2008
On Sun, Oct 12, 2008 at 04:56:29PM -0400, Garance A Drosehn wrote:
> At 9:34 PM +1100 10/12/08, Edwin Groothuis wrote:
> >On Sun, Oct 12, 2008, Stanislav Sedov wrote:
> > > > URL: http://svn.freebsd.org/changeset/base/183781
> >> >
> >> > Log:
> > > > All collected changes to with regarding to the feedback
> > > > received on the announcement of top 3.8b1 on -stable and
> > > > -current as version B.
> > > >
> > > > This is considered the final version and submitted to mentor
> > > > (bde@) for commit approval.
> > >
> >> What happened to my request of preserving -a option?
> >Taken in consideration, as promised on #thatchannel.
> >I still think that compatibility with the original program and thus
> >other OS's on which top runs, either out of the box or via the
> >original tar-ball of the author, is more important than the
> >compatibility between FreeBSD versions for FreeBSD specific features.
> Hmm, I didn't realize there were plans to change the -a option.
Change only as in the parameter, not as in the feature.
It's going to be -c now because -a has been used by the original top for:
Show all processes for as long as possible. This is
shorthand for "-d all all". This option is especially
handy in batch mode.
> Also, if this version of 'top' is going to change the meaning of
> some options compared to previous versions of 'top' on FreeBSD,
> then I think it would be helpful for the man page to include some
> short historical footnote of that change.
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