Bug 8574 - Missing option description for --exclude in man page
Summary: Missing option description for --exclude in man page
Alias: None
Product: rsync
Classification: Unclassified
Component: core (show other bugs)
Version: 3.0.8
Hardware: All All
: P5 trivial (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Wayne Davison
QA Contact: Rsync QA Contact
Depends on:
Reported: 2011-11-04 12:14 UTC by Gerd Katzenbeisser
Modified: 2011-12-24 18:17 UTC (History)
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Description Gerd Katzenbeisser 2011-11-04 12:14:42 UTC
The man page has descriptions for


but not for 
--exclude PATH

The man page contains an example for this option but no description.
Comment 1 Wayne Davison 2011-11-04 19:11:17 UTC
I don't follow what you mean.  If you mean you left off the equal sign, read the opening paragraph of the OPTIONS section -- it mentions that the '=' is optional for all value-taking options.
Comment 2 Wayne Davison 2011-12-24 18:17:39 UTC
No response -- doc seems fine.