Commit e2e1fc17 authored by Paul Wise's avatar Paul Wise

Add more 'ignore' to the documentation for exclusion options

Should help more people find these options.

Gbp-Dch: ignore
parent 1375ec5b
......@@ -177,17 +177,17 @@ def create_parser():
help='Treat absent files as empty')
group3.add_argument('--exclude', dest='excludes',
metavar='GLOB_PATTERN', action='append', default=[],
help='Exclude files that match %(metavar)s')
help='Exclude/ignore files that match %(metavar)s')
group3.add_argument('--exclude-command', dest='exclude_commands',
metavar='REGEX_PATTERN', action='append', default=[],
help='Exclude commands that match %(metavar)s. For '
help='Exclude/ignore commands that match %(metavar)s. For '
"example, '^readelf.*\s--debug-dump=info' takes by far "
'the longest time, and differences here are probably '
'only secondary differences caused by something that '
'is already represented elsewhere in the diff.')
group3.add_argument('--exclude-directory-metadata', '--no-exclude-directory-metadata',
action=BooleanAction, default=None,
help='Exclude (ignore) directory metadata. Useful if '
help='Exclude/ignore directory metadata. Useful if '
'comparing files whose filesystem-level metadata is not '
'intended to be distributed to other systems. For '
"example, this is true for most distros' package "
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