svn commit: r270611 - stable/10/release/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/relnotes

Glen Barber gjb at
Mon Aug 25 18:52:50 UTC 2014

Author: gjb
Date: Mon Aug 25 18:52:49 2014
New Revision: 270611

  Document r269800, ping6(8) itimer reset when low interval and
  small number of packets.
  Sponsored by:	The FreeBSD Foundation


Modified: stable/10/release/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/relnotes/article.xml
--- stable/10/release/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/relnotes/article.xml	Mon Aug 25 18:52:47 2014	(r270610)
+++ stable/10/release/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/relnotes/article.xml	Mon Aug 25 18:52:49 2014	(r270611)
@@ -772,6 +772,13 @@
 	&man.ttys.5;, which either can be the serial console,
 	depending on the platform.</para>
+      <para revision="269800">The &man.ping6.8; utility has been
+	updated to reset <literal>itimer</literal> when the maximum
+	number of packets to send have been reached.  This prevents
+	&man.ping6.8; from exiting when the interval in set to a small
+	value and a low number of packets to send has been
+	specified.</para>
       <sect3 xml:id="rc-scripts">
 	<title><filename>/etc/rc.d</filename> Scripts</title>

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