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Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2013 23:03:11 +0100
From: magnum <>
Subject: Re: Add --list=hidden-options hint to usage output

On 17 Jan, 2013, at 22:59 , Frank Dittrich <> wrote:
> Now that the number of hidden options is similar to the number of
> "regular" options, what about the attached patch?
> Basically, it adds "see --list=hidden-options for even more john
> options" to the usage output and makes sure this is the last line of
> usage output even for GPU builds.

It's a perfectly sane idea, but we were struggling to shorten the main list. What do others think? Personally I think a luser who doesn't find the hidden options anyway, will probably be better off without them ;-)


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