svn commit: samba r2071 - in branches/SAMBA_4_0/source/torture: . ldap raw rpc

Richard Sharpe rsharpe at
Thu Aug 26 06:33:07 GMT 2004

On Thu, 26 Aug 2004 tridge at wrote:

> It's not that we are short on them, its that -s was used in a bunch of
> tools (gentest, locktest, smbtorture etc) to set a seed, and was used
> in other places to choose a config file. If we are going to unify the
> command line processing then one of them has to change. Something has
> to change, the question is what.
> I certainly used -s a lot in the test tools, and I hadn't noticed it
> being used for config files. Now that you've told me it is actively
> used for config files I would propose we use --seed for the test
> tools, and leave -s for the config file.

Hmmm, -s has no mnemonic association with config file for me, so I would
suggest changing it to -c if that is available, or changing it to
--config-file ...

Richard Sharpe, rsharpe[at], rsharpe[at],

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