On Fri, Mar 20, 2009 at 2:40 PM, Frank Wierzbicki <fwierzbicki@...:
> On Fri, Mar 20, 2009 at 9:24 AM, Avi Flax <avif@...> wrote:
> > On Thu, Mar 12, 2009 at 04:20, Oti <ohumbel@...> wrote:
> >> No promises about when, but if it is useful and does not break
> >> anything, i might add it.
> > Oti: should I add an issue to the bugtracker to keep track of this
> > enhancement?
> Please do add this to the bug tracker.
> > Also I don't know if you saw Tobias' point that there might be a conflict
> > between "cp" and the existing "c" option, because of, for instance,
> > "-cprint". So I suggested we just name the new option "classpath".
> If we do decide to go with classpath, I'd prefer to use the gnu style
> --classpath (we already support --help and several other -- style
> options) since knowing the difference between -cprint and -classpath
> is still slightly annoying from a parsing perspective (it could be
> interpreted as -c lasspath).
Double dashes solves this nicely. That could even work for --cp, although by
convention double dash arguments should be spelled out words.