docs/94312: [PATCH] desctiption and example mismatch
remko at FreeBSD.org
Sat Mar 11 17:20:34 UTC 2006
The following reply was made to PR docs/94312; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Remko Lodder <remko at FreeBSD.org>
To: Yoshihiko Sarumaru <mistral at imasy.or.jp>
Cc: FreeBSD-gnats-submit at FreeBSD.org
Subject: Re: docs/94312: [PATCH] desctiption and example mismatch
Date: Sat, 11 Mar 2006 18:10:29 +0100
Yoshihiko Sarumaru wrote:
> In nc(1), there are some examples presented, but in one exapmple,
> hostname are mismatch in description and command line.
> This PR related to docs/94158
> man 1 nc
> --- /usr/src/contrib/netcat/nc.1 Mon Jun 27 16:07:55 2005
> +++ nc.1 Sat Mar 11 03:04:04 2006
> @@ -401,7 +401,7 @@
> .Dl $ nc -s 10.1.2.3 example.host 42
> -Send UDP packets to ports 20-30 of example.host, and report which ones
> +Send UDP packets to ports 20-30 of hostname, and report which ones
> responded with an ICMP packet after three seconds:
> .Dl $ nc -uvz -w 3 hostname 20-30
This is a somewhat difficult change i think. We have various
instances of "hostname" and various instances of "example.host".
I would like to be consistent though and make them all "example.host"
which describes the items best. What do others think of this?
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