[cs615asa] HW#6 Question 2

Jan Schaumann jschauma at stevens.edu
Fri Apr 14 22:32:08 EDT 2017

Josh Dolisca <jdolisca at stevens.edu> wrote:
> 1. In regards to the directory if the specified directory or the
> default directory are not available on the source instance, should we
> still duplicate the instance or exit out of the tool?

I think exiting with a suitable error message would be most in line with
what a user would expect.

> 2. For the -h option, do we have to output the man page from the
> assignment or can we give a simplified version? If we can give a
> simplified version, should we even include the man page, as it says
> there will be no other options outside of the ones specified in the
> man page?

What do other tools do?  Do they print out their manual page when asked
for help/usage?


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