GNU bug report logs - #44770
chown: warn when encountering deprecated dot separator

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Package: coreutils; Reported by: 積丹尼 Dan Jacobson <jidanni@HIDDEN>; dated Fri, 20 Nov 2020 21:19:02 UTC; Maintainer for coreutils is bug-coreutils@HIDDEN.
Changed bug title to 'chown: warn when encountering deprecated dot separator' from 'chown: warn about the dot when encountering it' Request was from 積丹尼 Dan Jacobson <jidanni@HIDDEN> to control <at> debbugs.gnu.org. Full text available.

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Subject: chown: warn about the dot when encountering it
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Maybe print warning messages when encountering the dot,
(info "(coreutils) chown invocation")
Else Grandpa won't ever know,
https://github.com/scop/bash-completion/issues/468
until one day when it's too late...
(And his program starts messing things up on some other system.)




Acknowledgement sent to 積丹尼 Dan Jacobson <jidanni@HIDDEN>:
New bug report received and forwarded. Copy sent to bug-coreutils@HIDDEN. Full text available.
Report forwarded to bug-coreutils@HIDDEN:
bug#44770; Package coreutils. Full text available.
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