patch applied (cabal): Make the GetOpt help text fit in 80
cols by wrapping the description
duncan.coutts at worc.ox.ac.uk
Fri Aug 24 18:46:52 EDT 2007
On Fri, 2007-08-24 at 20:37 +0200, Thomas Schilling wrote:
> On 23 aug 2007, at 23.41, Duncan Coutts wrote:
> > Thu Aug 23 12:30:15 PDT 2007 Duncan Coutts <duncan at haskell.org>
> > * Make the GetOpt help text fit in 80 cols by wrapping the
> > description
> > And reduce the padding slightly.
> > The configure help text look slightly less terrible now, though
> > we've still
> > got too many long flags and short flags with long arg names so
> > there's not
> > really enough width for the description so it wraps in too many
> > cases.
> > M ./Distribution/GetOpt.hs -26 +35
> I didn't look too closely at the code, but is there a reason why you
> chose to implement a custom version instead of using the pretty printer?
I was trying to make minimal changes to the existing code which is self
contained and does not use a pretty printer.
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