bin/145343: Grammatical change in restore

Hywel Mallett hywel at
Sat Apr 3 16:19:38 UTC 2010

>Number:         145343
>Category:       bin
>Synopsis:       Grammatical change in restore
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    freebsd-bugs
>State:          open
>Class:          change-request
>Submitter-Id:   current-users
>Arrival-Date:   Sat Apr 03 16:19:37 UTC 2010
>Originator:     Hywel Mallett
>Release:        7.3-RELEASE
FreeBSD 7.3-RELEASE FreeBSD 7.3-RELEASE #0: Tue Mar 30 01:09:52 BST 2010     hywel at  amd64
During a restore, restore prints information that it's "check pointing". As the noun is checkpoint, presumably the verb should be checkpointing.
restore -rvf ...
Patch against -CURRENT attached.

Patch attached with submission follows:

diff -ur current/src/sbin/restore/symtab.c patched/src/sbin/restore/symtab.c
--- current/src/sbin/restore/symtab.c	2004-04-09 20:58:36.000000000 +0100
+++ patched/src/sbin/restore/symtab.c	2010-04-02 23:48:52.000000000 +0100
@@ -443,7 +443,7 @@
 	FILE *fd;
 	struct symtableheader hdr;
-	vprintf(stdout, "Check pointing the restore\n");
+	vprintf(stdout, "Checkpointing the restore\n");
 	if (Nflag)
 	if ((fd = fopen(filename, "w")) == NULL) {


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