Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 450506
Typo in runuser and su man pages and help messages
Last modified: 2009-01-20 16:42:59 EST
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #439410 +++
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Description of problem:
The word "commmand" (with 3 'm' letters) is present in:
- the man page of runuser utility
- the man page of su utility
- the help message of runuser utility
- the help message of su utility
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. man runuser
2. man su
3. runuser --help
4. su --help
4 occurrences of word commmand" (with 3 'm' letters).
No occurrence of word "commmand" (with 3 'm' letters).
-- Additional comment from email@example.com on 2008-03-28 14:08 EST --
Thanks Milos, good catch. Same problem with RHEL-5. --help issue was fixed by
upstream in version 6.0, man pages (for all localizations) are still broken even
in the HEAD of upstream GIT branch - so they have to be fixed in Fedora too. As
there is plan of new upstream release soon, adding upstream of coreutils to let
him know about the typo still present in su documentation.
-- Additional comment from firstname.lastname@example.org on 2008-03-28 15:18 EST --
Thanks for the heads-up, but while there were uses of "commmand" in upstream
git, they were only in NEWS and ChangeLog-2007 (now both fixed).
-- Additional comment from email@example.com on 2008-03-28 16:58 EST --
Jim: Ok, sorry, I was wrong... I thought that .po files are in coreutils GIT
tree too. Those typos are in po files (bg.po cs.po de.po el.po et.po fi.po fr.po
ga.po hu.po it.po ja.po nl.po ru.po sk.po sl.po tr.po uk.po vi.po) ...
-- Additional comment from firstname.lastname@example.org on 2008-04-07 16:46 EST --
Some runuser man/info commmand typos fixed in rawhide coreutils-6.10-18.fc9 build.
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