Bug 3109 - init manpage should reference runlevel(8) instead of who(1)
init manpage should reference runlevel(8) instead of who(1)
Status: CLOSED NEXTRELEASE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: initscripts (Show other bugs)
6.0
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1999-05-28 02:11 EDT by hallinan
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-06-23 18:45:43 EDT
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Description hallinan 1999-05-28 02:11:34 EDT
Most UNIX OS'es use "who -r" to show the current runlevel.
The "who" command that ships with Red Hat does not support
this option -- the command to determine the current runlevel
in Red Hat Linux is "runlevel".  "runlevel(8)" is not
mentioned in the init/telinit manpage, but "who(1)" is.
Either the init/telinit manpage should be changed to
reference "runlevel(8)" instead of "who(1)" or support for
the "-r" option should be added to "who" command.
Comment 1 Dale Lovelace 1999-05-28 10:29:59 EDT
Good idea. s/who(1)/runlevel(8)/g
Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 1999-06-23 18:45:59 EDT
fixed in SysVinit-2.74-12

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