Commit b0ea3673 authored by Brad King's avatar Brad King
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Help: Spell '-D' option consistently across documentation (#15575)

Always show the option with its argument separate in summary text.
State in the main documentation that the option and its argument can be
given together too.
parent 594dd9b3
......@@ -27,6 +27,9 @@
command in the project sets the type to ``PATH`` or ``FILEPATH``
then the ``<value>`` will be converted to an absolute path.
This option may also be given as a single argument:
``-D<var>:<type>=<value>`` or ``-D<var>=<value>``.
``-U <globbing_expr>``
Remove matching entries from CMake cache.
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......@@ -9,7 +9,7 @@ Synopsis
.. parsed-literal::
cmake [<options>] (<path-to-source> | <path-to-existing-build>)
cmake [(-D<var>=<value>)...] -P <cmake-script-file>
cmake [(-D <var>=<value>)...] -P <cmake-script-file>
cmake --build <dir> [<options>] [-- <build-tool-options>...]
cmake -E <command> [<options>...]
cmake --find-package <options>...
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......@@ -403,7 +403,7 @@ private:
#define CMAKE_STANDARD_OPTIONS_TABLE \
{"-C <initial-cache>", "Pre-load a script to populate the cache."}, \
{"-D <var>:<type>=<value>", "Create a cmake cache entry."}, \
{"-D <var>[:<type>]=<value>", "Create a cmake cache entry."}, \
{"-U <globbing_expr>", "Remove matching entries from CMake cache."}, \
{"-G <generator-name>", "Specify a build system generator."},\
{"-T <toolset-name>", "Specify toolset name if supported by generator."}, \
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