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What on earth is an 'optigroup'??

 
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What on earth is an 'optigroup'??
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I've been reading through the backup code (lucky me) and this term comes up all the time. It means nothing to me and I can't find any other reference. 

Just to satisfy my curiosity, can any of you computer science nerds explain what it means?

Assuming it wasn't just something Eloy invented of course wink

 
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Re: What on earth is an 'optigroup'??
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Eloy is your main suspect but you have 3 more:

% ack-grep optigroup | grep / | cut -d: -f1 | sort | uniq | xargs -n 1 git blame | grep optigroup | cut -d' ' -f2,3 | sort | uniq -c
      9 (David Mudrak
    121 (Eloy Lafuente
     50 (Petr Skoda
      3 (sam marshall

Tomek

 
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Re: What on earth is an 'optigroup'??
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Wow! If there was a prize for the most impressive Unix command line command... tongueout

 
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Re: What on earth is an 'optigroup'??
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I think it may mean "optional group".

 
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