delete-pr - deletes closed PRs
- [ -V | --version ] | [ -h |
--help ] |
[ -d name | --database=name ] [
-c | --closed | PR ]
Deletes the specified PR
, or if the --closed
option is given, all
of the closed PRs in the database are deleted.
must be run by the GNATS user (by default gnats
Note that deleting PRs is generally a very
bad idea. It flies in the face
of the very idea of using a Problem Reporting system and should only be
considered in special situations. Such a situation might for instance arise if
a mail loop causes mass duplicate submissions or if you receive spam to the PR
submission e-mail address.
- -V, --version
- Prints the program version to stdout and exits.
- -h, --help
- Prints a short help text to stdout and exits.
- -d, --database
- Specifies the database from which the PR(s) are to be
deleted. If no database is specified, the database named default is
assumed. This option overrides the database specified in the
GNATSDB environment variable.
- Requests that all closed PRs in the database be
- Requests that the specified PR be deleted. The
PR must be in a closed state.
environment variable is used to determine which database to
use. For a local database, it contains the name of the database to access.
For network access via gnatsd
, it contains a colon-separated list of
strings that describe the remote database, in the form
Any of the fields may be omitted, but at least one colon must appear; otherwise,
the value is assumed to be the name of a local database.
is not set and the --database
option is not supplied,
it is assumed that the database is local and that its name is default
Keeping Track: Managing Messages With GNATS
(also installed as the GNU
Info file gnats.info
) and Reporting Problems Using send-pr
installed as the GNU Info file send-pr.info
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