Bug 22756 - Errors in rpm man page.
Errors in rpm man page.
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: groff (Show other bugs)
7.1
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Florian La Roche
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2000-12-22 16:33 EST by Joseph Kotran
Modified: 2005-10-31 17:00 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-12-23 10:03:32 EST
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Description Joseph Kotran 2000-12-22 16:33:27 EST
Hello,

	Please note that I have noticed several errors in the man page for rpm. 
The error is present on every line that ends in a hypenated word.  In each
case the hyphen is preceeded by a captial A.  Please consider this example:

rpm is a powerful package manager, which can be used  to
build, install, query, verify, update, and uninstall indiA-
vidual software packages.  A package consists of an
archive of files, and package informatio, including name,
version, and description.

				Best regards,

				Joe Kotran
Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 2000-12-23 10:03:28 EST
This is a problem with man and/or groff, not rpm. Changing component to groff.
Comment 2 Florian La Roche 2001-04-03 02:12:13 EDT
This seems to be ok with the newest groff rpm.

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