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FS#9142 - mirrorlist substitution string isnt documented in man page

Attached to Project: Pacman
Opened by eliott (cactus) - Thursday, 10 January 2008, 06:02 GMT
Last edited by Dan McGee (toofishes) - Friday, 11 January 2008, 05:17 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category General
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Very Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version 3.1.0
Due in Version 3.1.1
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Summary and Info:

I tried to locate documentation for the new $repo 'export' for the mirror list files, in the repo [repo] stanzas.

I could not find it in `man pacman.conf`. It appears to be undocumented.

Steps to Reproduce:

man pacman.conf

Note: version pacman 3.1.0
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Closed by  Dan McGee (toofishes)
Friday, 11 January 2008, 05:17 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  fixed in git .cgi?p=pacman.git;a=commit;h=887ad59eb68 fbbda4ad50a7f073448fd7fe28f99
Comment by Dan McGee (toofishes) - Thursday, 10 January 2008, 06:04 GMT
  • Field changed: Reported Version (git → 3.1.0)
  • Field changed: Due in Version (Undecided → 3.1.1)
I'll add this to the manpage. Thanks for filing the bug. :P