docs/156089: [patch] option "-w" is not documented in limits(1)

Andrey Ignatov rdna at
Thu Mar 31 13:40:11 UTC 2011

>Number:         156089
>Category:       docs
>Synopsis:       [patch] option "-w" is not documented in limits(1)
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    freebsd-doc
>State:          open
>Class:          doc-bug
>Submitter-Id:   current-users
>Arrival-Date:   Thu Mar 31 13:40:10 UTC 2011
>Originator:     Andrey Ignatov
>Release:        FreeBSD 8.2-RELEASE amd64
System: FreeBSD 8.2-RELEASE FreeBSD 8.2-RELEASE #0 r219030: Fri Feb 25 17:53:02 MSK 2011 root at amd64

	limits(1) has option "-w" but there is not any description of
	this in the appropriate man page.
	% limits -w
	Resource limits (current):
	  swapuse              infinity kB
	% zcat /usr/share/man/man1/limits.1.gz | tbl | groff -S -Wall -mtty-char -man -Tascii | col | grep -i swap ; echo $?


--- limits.1.patch begins here ---
Index: usr.bin/limits/limits.1
--- usr.bin/limits/limits.1	(revision 219030)
+++ usr.bin/limits/limits.1	(working copy)
@@ -266,6 +266,10 @@
 Select or set the
 .Va pseudoterminals
 resource limit.
+.It Fl w Op Ar val
+Select or set the
+.Va swapuse
+resource limit.
 Valid values for
--- limits.1.patch ends here ---


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