Bug #8387

ps(1) should mention the -e behavior in more places

Added by Robert Mustacchi 12 days ago. Updated 12 days ago.

Status:NewStart date:2017-06-13
Priority:NormalDue date:
Assignee:Robert Mustacchi% Done:

100%

Category:manpage - manual pages
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Difficulty:Medium Tags:

Description

The -e flag overrides a slew of options when running ps(1). While this is mentioned in the description for -e, it's not in all the other locations. The flags which are ignored should also mention this to make it easier for folks to realize this behavior.

History

#1 Updated by Robert Mustacchi 12 days ago

  • Subject changed from ps(1) should mention about the -e behavior in more places to ps(1) should mention the -e behavior in more places

#2 Updated by Robert Mustacchi 12 days ago

Also, the -e option list specifies -g twice, when the second -g should be -h.

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