Currently, most (all?) of the command-line arguments to zorbacmd are
processed by a class called ZorbaCMDProperties, which is pretty ugly and
tied in with the undocumented "properties" mechanism. So this change may
require a little digging to figure out where to do it, and how.
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Deprecate -f argument to zorbacmd
Status in Zorba - The XQuery Processor:
zorbacmd's "-f -q" arguments are ugly. It would make more sense to
introduce the ability to name query files simply by listing them on
the command line without a leading hyphen-option, eg.
zorba /tmp/foo.xq /tmp/bar.xq
would execute the queries contained in those two files. We could then
deprecate -f, and remove it entirely in Zorba 3.0.
If we do this, we need to ensure that the newly-added ability to use
Zorba as a shebang command in Unix shell scripts also works without
specifying any arguments on the shebang line; that is,
should work and return "1".
-q would remain unchanged for specifying queries directly on the
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