Bug 163366 - Wrong explanation in man page
Wrong explanation in man page
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: logrotate (Show other bugs)
4
All Linux
medium Severity medium
: ---
: ---
Assigned To: Peter Vrabec
:
Depends On:
Blocks:
  Show dependency treegraph
 
Reported: 2005-07-15 10:39 EDT by SEKINE Tatsuo
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
0 users

See Also:
Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Story Points: ---
Clone Of:
Environment:
Last Closed: 2005-08-01 08:48:35 EDT
Type: ---
Regression: ---
Mount Type: ---
Documentation: ---
CRM:
Verified Versions:
Category: ---
oVirt Team: ---
RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:
Cloudforms Team: ---


Attachments (Terms of Use)

  None (edit)
Description SEKINE Tatsuo 2005-07-15 10:39:27 EDT
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; ja-JP; rv:1.7.8) Gecko/20050524 Fedora/1.0.4-4 Firefox/1.0.4

Description of problem:
There is an example in the manpage:
       /var/log/news/news.crit {
           monthly
       (snip)

However, the explanation of this example is:
  The last section defines the parameters for all of the files in
  \fI/var/log/news\fR. Each file is
  (snip)

This description is not correct for the example.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
logrotate-3.7.1-10

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. LANG=en_US.UTF-8 man logrotate


Additional info:
Comment 1 SEKINE Tatsuo 2005-07-15 10:46:54 EDT
When this bug is fixed, please fix it in the CVS repository of logrotate.
Because this bug is not Fedora/RH specific.
Comment 2 SEKINE Tatsuo 2005-07-17 06:21:31 EDT
There is another reference to the example in the description of the
shareedscripts option:

  (snip)
  ple  times for log file entries which match multiple files (such
  as the /var/log/news/* example). If sharedscript  is  specified,
  (snip)

Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.