Bug#429199: marked as done (predict -p busted, -east ignored, not to mention -(-)help)
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has caused the Debian Bug report #429199,
regarding predict -p busted, -east ignored, not to mention -(-)help
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predict's -p option is totally busted. strace(1) shows near the end:
open("", O_RDONLY) = -1 ENOENT (No such file or directory)
Go ahead and try various combinations as per the manual. Same deal:
-f works though. Although +10m and +10h and +10m --help all give the
same. It would be nice if --help was implemented.
-east is ignored apparently. Be sure to put a negative in your .qth
file instead! Same with predict-g1yhh, a command which by the way, I would have
never known about if I had not hit the bash TAB, as you don't say SEE
ALSO predict-g1yhh(1) on the predict(1) man page!
as the package predict has just been removed from the Debian archive
unstable we hereby close the associated bug reports. We are sorry
that we couldn't deal with your issue properly.