bin/54878: incorrect divisor in /usr/bin/jot -r

David Brinegar jot.3.brinegar at
Fri Aug 1 08:50:20 PDT 2003

The following reply was made to PR bin/54878; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: "David Brinegar" <jot.3.brinegar at>
To: David Schultz <das at>
Cc: FreeBSD-gnats-submit at
Subject: Re: bin/54878: incorrect divisor in /usr/bin/jot -r
Date: Fri, 1 Aug 2003 08:46:17 -0700

 David Schultz wrote:
 > In the mean time, I'm happy to apply your suggested change if
 > you like, but that would only make jot a little bit less wrong.
 Great!  Fixing the divisor at least eliminates the one crazy error
 with no easy work around.
 Hopefully someone in doc-bug will pick up pr docs/54879 and fix the
 man page so that folks know how to work around the printf stuff.
 Thanks again.
 David Brinegar

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