Bug 22756 - Errors in rpm man page.
Summary: Errors in rpm man page.
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: groff   
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Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Florian La Roche
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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Reported: 2000-12-22 21:33 UTC by Joseph Kotran
Modified: 2005-10-31 22:00 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-12-23 15:03:32 UTC
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Description Joseph Kotran 2000-12-22 21:33:27 UTC

	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 15:03:28 UTC
This is a problem with man and/or groff, not rpm. Changing component to groff.

Comment 2 Florian La Roche 2001-04-03 06:12:13 UTC
This seems to be ok with the newest groff rpm.

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