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Date: Tue, 29 May 2012 00:53:48 +0200
From: magnum <>
Subject: Re: Cherry-picking from Lukas' repo

On 05/29/2012 12:40 AM, Lukas Odzioba wrote:
> 2012/5/29 magnum <>:
>> Not sure what you mean with earlier, but --device=list or
>> --platform=list will call that.
> Thank you, I couldn't find it in ./john output:
> --platform=N (or =LIST)   set OpenCL platform, default 0
> --device=N                set OpenCL device, default 0
> I thought that LIST means sth like 1,2 isn't it misleading for user?
> Just asking.

I just mimiced existing options, like --subformat=LIST. But hey, you
have a point: If/when we are going to support multiple devices it could
be given as eg. --device=0,1.

For now we could change the usage blob to

--platform=N (or =LIST)   set OpenCL platform, default 0 (or list them)

Is that a little more clear? The 80 char line limit force us to be very
terse. An alternative is:


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