svn commit: r187067 - head/sbin/ping
danger at FreeBSD.org
Sun Jan 11 14:36:46 PST 2009
Author: danger (doc committer)
Date: Sun Jan 11 22:36:45 2009
New Revision: 187067
- improve readability
Reviewed by: trhodes, keramida
MFC after: 3 days
--- head/sbin/ping/ping.8 Sun Jan 11 21:59:42 2009 (r187066)
+++ head/sbin/ping/ping.8 Sun Jan 11 22:36:45 2009 (r187067)
@@ -506,14 +506,18 @@ Others may use completely wild values.
.Sh EXIT STATUS
-utility returns an exit status of zero if at least one response was
-heard from the specified
-.Ar host ;
-a status of two if the transmission was successful but no responses
-were received; or another value
-.In sysexits.h )
-if an error occurred.
+utility exits with one of the following values:
+.Bl -tag -width indent
+At least one response was heard from the specified
+.Ar host .
+The transmission was successful but no responses were received.
+.It any other value
+An error occurred.
+These values are defined in
+.In sysexits.h .
.Sh SEE ALSO
.Xr netstat 1 ,
.Xr ifconfig 8 ,
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