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  1. Picard
  2. PICARD-773

Pass command-line arguments to QtApplication

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Normal
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 1.3.2
    • Fix Version/s: 1.4
    • Component/s: Other
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      Description

      Picard don't handle command-line arguments as a Qt Application should, it has for effect to break the expected behavior for such application.

      According to http://pyqt.sourceforge.net/Docs/PyQt4/qapplication.html#QApplication, args are supposed to come from the command line, those are common options supported by any Qt app (+ those for X11 eventually).
      It happens we are not accepting them due to code at https://github.com/musicbrainz/picard/blob/master/picard/tagger.py#L683

      A command like `picard -d -reverse` should work, and it isn't !

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              zas Zas
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              zas Zas
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