On Fri, Jun 20, 2008 at 09:59:31AM -0400, James Carlson wrote: > Darren Reed writes: > > 2) it would seem the next place worth going is: > > zoneadm <subcommand> [all options] > > > > 3) but what I'd rather do is: > > zoneadm <subcommand> <zonename> [all-options-except -z] > > You might want to review the CLIP specification and companion, as the > above goal seems to be out of step -- options are supposed to go > before the operand, not trailing after: > > http://opensolaris.org/os/community/arc/caselog/2006/062/spec-clip-html/ > > I'm not really a fan of CLIP, but I am a fan of consistency. To the > degree we can manage it, we shouldn't have individual utilities > striking out to explore new command line syntax territory.
Of course, the CLIP doesn't necessarily help in that department (consistency). Witness zoneadm: CLIP compliant, yes, but rather different from all the other *adm commands. Just sayin' :) _______________________________________________ zones-discuss mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org