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Deprecating mv's --reply={yes,no,query} option

From: Jim Meyering
Subject: Deprecating mv's --reply={yes,no,query} option
Date: Thu, 30 Jun 2005 09:37:35 +0200

address@hidden (Bob Proulx) wrote:
> The second option that I recommend is to deprecate this option
> entirely and remove it from the code base.  The longer it remains the
> harder it will be to change to better behavior later.  It is not
> really useful as it stands today.  (I am happy to see challenges to
> that last statement.)

Hi Bob,

I'm leaning toward deprecating (undocument and emit a warning)

Does anyone find the --reply=no option to be useful?
The other two are equivalent to -i and -f.

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