[GRASS-dev] [GRASS GIS] #2409: last call for options keys consolidation

GRASS GIS trac at osgeo.org
Tue Nov 25 06:34:18 PST 2014

#2409: last call for options keys consolidation
 Reporter:  martinl               |       Owner:  grass-dev@…              
     Type:  task                  |      Status:  new                      
 Priority:  blocker               |   Milestone:  7.0.0                    
Component:  Default               |     Version:  unspecified              
 Keywords:  standardized options  |    Platform:  Unspecified              
      Cpu:  Unspecified           |  

Comment(by martinl):

 Replying to [comment:26 annakrat]:

 > In this case I would keep bgcolor, I don't think we have to unabbreviate
 everything just for the sake of consistency and in this case as you show,
 the abbrevated versions are not really suitable, unless Glynn implements
 the new mechanism, which I think would be confusing.
 > > {{{
 > > WARNING: Please update the interface of the module: option <bgcolor>
 has been renamed to <background_color> in GRASS 7.0
 > > }}}
 > >
 > > Make sense to you?
 > This is great, I haven't tested it yet, but it will be very useful.

 If we use the patch noted above than we can happily rename `bgcolor` to
 `background_color` I would say...

Ticket URL: <http://trac.osgeo.org/grass/ticket/2409#comment:28>
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