bin/77670: fsync(1) command has minor bug

Tony Maher tonymaher at
Fri Feb 18 10:50:24 GMT 2005

>Number:         77670
>Category:       bin
>Synopsis:       fsync(1) command has minor bug
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    freebsd-bugs
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   current-users
>Arrival-Date:   Fri Feb 18 10:50:23 GMT 2005
>Originator:     Tony Maher
>Release:        FreeBSD 5.3-STABLE i386
System: FreeBSD dt.home 5.3-STABLE FreeBSD 5.3-STABLE #2: Thu Feb 10 06:05:23 EST 2005 root at dt.home:/var/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC i386

	While porting fsync(1) to solaris, I noticed what appears to be
	a minor bug in /usr/src/usr.bin/fsync/fsync.c
	If there is an error when fsync(2) is called it prints out
	the first filename on command line rather than the i'th filename.
	It looks like a simple typo.



--- fsync.c.orig	Fri Feb 18 21:35:08 2005
+++ fsync.c	Fri Feb 18 21:35:17 2005
@@ -52,7 +52,7 @@
 			err(1, "open %s", argv[i]);
 		if (fsync(fd) != 0)
-			err(1, "fsync %s", argv[1]);
+			err(1, "fsync %s", argv[i]);


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