docs/57824: ed(4) man page does not mention that ed requires miibus
trhodes at FreeBSD.org
Fri Oct 10 17:10:15 UTC 2003
The following reply was made to PR docs/57824; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Tom Rhodes <trhodes at FreeBSD.org>
To: Peter Pentchev <roam at ringlet.net>
Cc: Maxim Konovalov <maxim at macomnet.ru>, bug-followup at FreeBSD.org
Subject: Re: docs/57824: ed(4) man page does not mention that ed requires
Date: Fri, 10 Oct 2003 13:03:31 -0400
On Fri, 10 Oct 2003 19:20:29 +0300
Peter Pentchev <roam at ringlet.net> wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 10, 2003 at 08:00:51PM +0400, Maxim Konovalov wrote:
> > [...]
> > > > >Release: FreeBSD 4.8-STABLE i386
> > >
> > > It's fixed for the next release; is it normal to MFC something
> > > this trivial to a past release branch? The GENERIC config file
> > > explains what devices require miibus(4). So does the handbook,
> > > and the LINT file.
> > I am pretty sure we can wait until after 4.9.
> Erm... What do you mean, 'wait'? What Tom is saying is that
> the branch currently referred to as -STABLE, which *is* what was
> formerly known as 4.8-STABLE, but is right now called 4.9-RC due
> to the pending 4.9-RELEASE -- well, that branch already documents
> that ed needs miibus. I can also confirm that: my ed(4) manpage
> shows 'device miibus' in the synopsis section.
> This was already MFC'd in ed.4 rev. 18.104.22.168 from February 17th,
> committed by - surprise, surprise - Tom Rhodes :)
I've done so much -doc that I completely forgot that I did this!
Thanks for pointing this out, I think this PR can be closed now. What
does our submitter say?
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