with -c: check for strict ordering otherwise: out-
put only the first of an equal run
It took me a couple of attempts to parse it.
Created attachment 44837 [details]
This makes it easier to read.
Agreed, fixed in 2.0.21-1 using a different patch (looks better IMO):
--- textutils-2.0.21/man/sort.1.foo Tue Feb 26 13:25:28 2002
+++ textutils-2.0.21/man/sort.1 Tue Feb 26 13:30:56 2002
@@ -65,6 +65,7 @@
with \fB\-c\fR: check for strict ordering
otherwise: output only the first of an equal run