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Bug 1691422 - Yum manpage contains misleading description of "quiet" option.
Summary: Yum manpage contains misleading description of "quiet" option.
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: yum
Version: 7.6
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: alpha
: 7.7
Assignee: Packaging Maintenance Team
QA Contact: BaseOS QE Security Team
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2019-03-21 15:05 UTC by Marek Havrila
Modified: 2019-11-12 15:14 UTC (History)
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Description Marek Havrila 2019-03-21 15:05:02 UTC
Description of problem:
According to yum manpage, option "quiet" = "Run without output". However, "quiet" option does not suppress output, it suppress just some notifications and messages. This is desired behaviour. Manpage is misleading.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Look into yum manpage, see "quiet" description
2. do: repoquery --quiet --repofrompath=yourID,URL_to_repo --repoid yourID --all

Actual results:
query information is displayed

Expected results:
no information is displayed

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