Bug 673822

Summary: selinux(8) manpage fix
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: John Bradshaw <john>
Component: libselinuxAssignee: Daniel Walsh <dwalsh>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: rawhideCC: dwalsh, mgrepl, ovasik, tkil-rh
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Description John Bradshaw 2011-01-30 13:48:31 EST
Created attachment 476075 [details]
selinux(8) patch

Description of problem:
Spelling mistake in selinux(8) manpage

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. man 8 selinux
Actual results / Expected results / Additional info:
See patch
Comment 1 Ondrej Vasik 2011-03-09 15:32:48 EST
Moving this bug to Fedora as agreed with the reporter. I apologize if the manpage typo/grammar error was already fixed in version included in the Fedora, if that's the case, feel free to close the bug.
Comment 2 Tony Foiani 2011-12-20 03:00:57 EST
Found a few other issues with the selinux man pages (this is on Fedora 16):

1. man context_type_set

The context_*_set functions are shown returning "char *", but the include file selinux/context.h shows they have an "int" return type, and the man page mentions 0 for success, -1 for failure.

Further, the spacing around the arguments in the synopsis is lousy.

2. man setcon

"decompose your applicaiton and use" should be "decompose your application and use".  (Note "applicaiton" -> "application").

Someone with more tuits could probably run a spell checker over all the man pages, given the number of trivial "typing too fast" typos that have shown up.

Comment 3 Daniel Walsh 2011-12-20 11:51:36 EST
Fixed in libselinux-2.1.8-6.fc17
Comment 4 John Bradshaw 2013-03-25 07:48:35 EDT
Marked fixed 2011-12-20