User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.0; .NET CLR 1.0.3705; .NET CLR 1.1.4322) Build Identifier: blocked by bug 208714 faq entry: When should I use --force? As a general rule of thumb, never. The force option in checksetup.pl is not intended to cram a square peg into a round hole. (1) You should attempt to fix the problem which is causing checksetup to fail first [search b.m.o.], then (2) if checksetup.pl is still unable to work then file a bug on b.m.o. (3) Only after all of this if and checksetup.pl still cannot work (IE your bug has been closed with a WONTFIX) then try a --force. Do realize that it is not supported, nor recommended. You should repeat steps 1 and 2 untill success. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce:
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Assignee: jake → documentation
Preliminarily moving all docs bugs to 2.18, we should make a valiant attempt to have the docs as up-to-date as possible when 2.18 releases.
Target Milestone: --- → Bugzilla 2.18
Blocked by a 2.20 bug --> pushing to 2.20.
Target Milestone: Bugzilla 2.18 → Bugzilla 2.20
bug 208714 now has documentation? requested to cover this. (this gets it off the docs team's plate until that bug is resolved, at which time it will show up in their queries) *** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 208714 *** *** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 208714 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Target Milestone: Bugzilla 2.20 → ---
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