Bug 16857 - raidtools manpage: typos and needed clarification
raidtools manpage: typos and needed clarification
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: raidtools (Show other bugs)
7.0
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Ingo Molnar
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Reported: 2000-08-24 07:49 EDT by giulioo
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-12-06 06:41:15 EST
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Description giulioo 2000-08-24 07:49:46 EDT
raidtools-0.90-13

1)
consituent --> constituent
$ zgrep consituent $(rpm -ql raidtools|grep man)
/usr/share/man/man8/mkpv.8.gz:the consituent devices\fR.
/usr/share/man/man8/mkpv.8.gz:Initilize the consituent devices, even if 
they appear to have data on
/usr/share/man/man8/mkraid.8.gz:the consituent devices\fR.
/usr/share/man/man8/mkraid.8.gz:Initialize the consituent devices, even if 
they appear to have data on
/usr/share/man/man8/raid0run.8.gz:file might destroy all data on the 
consituent devices! RAID arrays with

2) 
I wanted to know something about "mkpv", so I did
man mkpv

well, it says that mkpv "makes PV", ok I could have imagined this, but 
what are PV??? Where could I find it out if not in the man page?
Comment 1 Ingo Molnar 2001-05-06 05:50:50 EDT
fixed the spelling mistakes, and checked them into CVS. (the fixes should show
up in the next package build.)

the mkpv stuff is an unfinished attempt to write a more generic LVM
architecture. There are no plans to finish it in the near future, and references
have been removed from raidtools to reduce the confusion.

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