cvs commit: src/sys/net if_ethersubr.c

Daniel C. Sobral dcs at
Fri Sep 5 06:34:13 PDT 2003

Alexander Leidinger wrote:
> On Fri, 05 Sep 2003 10:08:20 -0300
> "Daniel C. Sobral" <dcs at> wrote:
>>Alexander Leidinger wrote:
>>>On Sat, 30 Aug 2003 10:41:02 -0400 (EDT)
>>>Robert Watson <rwatson at> wrote:
>>>>mind.  The other thing we should encourage developers to do more is use
>>>>code coverage tools -- phk recently pointed me at kernbb(8) as a way to
>>>>feed gcov(1).
>>>Documenting the various tools and how to use them on FreeBSD would be a
>>>nice start. Maybe the interested parties can come up with a list of
>>>programs and maybe a short introduction what those tools do/provide and
>>>a link to documentation and hand them over to the doc people...
>>A section 7 man page? Also, it would be nice if intro(7) had an index to 
>>the man pages in this section. Of course, getting people to write about 
>>the existing tools and their usage is the hardest part...
> As I don't think this should be limited to base system tools: no, IMO a
> book or article would fit better (I'm sure our doc team is willing to
> help with the markup if someone delivers content).

Yes, but the man page is the first line of defense. :-) I always use man 
pages, apropos(1) being cheap. If I don't find something, then I 
consider searching the web (which I usually don't, unless absolutely 

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