Bug 728459 - openssh: formatting errors in various manpages
Summary: openssh: formatting errors in various manpages
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: openssh
Version: 6.1
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Jan F. Chadima
QA Contact: BaseOS QE Security Team
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2011-08-05 08:21 UTC by Miroslav Vadkerti
Modified: 2011-12-06 09:56 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2011-12-06 09:56:18 UTC


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Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2011:1551 normal SHIPPED_LIVE openssh bug fix and enhancement update 2011-12-06 00:39:25 UTC

Description Miroslav Vadkerti 2011-08-05 08:21:05 UTC
Description of problem:
Various Manual pages contain formatting errors:

1. slogin
:: [   PASS   ] :: Running 'cat /usr/share/man/man1/slogin.1.gz | gunzip | groff -m mdoc > /dev/null 2> /tmp/tmp.HX7Z3AyUif'
mdoc error: .It without preceding .Bl (#1255)
:: [   FAIL   ] :: File '/tmp/tmp.HX7Z3AyUif' should not contain '.*' 

2. ssh-agent
:: [   PASS   ] :: Running 'cat /usr/share/man/man1/ssh-agent.1.gz | gunzip | groff -m mdoc > /dev/null 2> /tmp/tmp.HX7Z3AyUif'
mdoc warning: list open at EOF!  A .Bl directive has no matching .El
:: [   FAIL   ] :: File '/tmp/tmp.HX7Z3AyUif' should not contain '.*' 

3. ssh-copy-id
:: [   PASS   ] :: Running 'cat /usr/share/man/man1/ssh-copy-id.1.gz | gunzip | groff -m mdoc > /dev/null 2> /tmp/tmp.HX7Z3AyUif'
Not a \-mdoc command: .SH (#20)
Not a \-mdoc command: .SH (#22)
Not a \-mdoc command: .SH (#26)
Not a \-mdoc command: .PP (#31)
Not a \-mdoc command: .PP (#41)
Not a \-mdoc command: .PP (#49)
Not a \-mdoc command: .PP (#51)
Not a \-mdoc command: .PP (#53)
mdoc warning: Empty input line #63
Not a \-mdoc command: .SH (#64)
:: [   FAIL   ] :: File '/tmp/tmp.HX7Z3AyUif' should not contain '.*' 

4. ssh
:: [   PASS   ] :: Running 'cat /usr/share/man/man1/ssh.1.gz | gunzip | groff -m mdoc > /dev/null 2> /tmp/tmp.HX7Z3AyUif'
mdoc error: .It without preceding .Bl (#1255)
:: [   FAIL   ] :: File '/tmp/tmp.HX7Z3AyUif' should not contain '.*' 

5. ssh-keygen
:: [   PASS   ] :: Running 'cat /usr/share/man/man1/ssh-keygen.1.gz | gunzip | groff -m mdoc > /dev/null 2> /tmp/tmp.HX7Z3AyUif'
mdoc warning: list open at EOF!  A .Bl directive has no matching .El
:: [   FAIL   ] :: File '/tmp/tmp.HX7Z3AyUif' should not contain '.*' 

6. ssh-keysign
:: [   PASS   ] :: Running 'cat /usr/share/man/man8/ssh-keysign.8.gz | gunzip | groff -m mdoc > /dev/null 2> /tmp/tmp.HX7Z3AyUif'
mdoc warning: list open at EOF!  A .Bl directive has no matching .El
:: [   FAIL   ] :: File '/tmp/tmp.HX7Z3AyUif' should not contain '.*' 

7. sshd
:: [   PASS   ] :: Running 'cat /usr/share/man/man8/sshd.8.gz | gunzip | groff -m mdoc > /dev/null 2> /tmp/tmp.HX7Z3AyUif'
mdoc warning: list open at EOF!  A .Bl directive has no matching .El
:: [   FAIL   ] :: File '/tmp/tmp.HX7Z3AyUif' should not contain '.*'

Repro steps:
1. Use groff -m mdoc to chech ungzipped man page files

Actual:
There are errors and warnings

Expected:
No errors and warnings

Comment 1 Miroslav Vadkerti 2011-08-05 08:21:38 UTC
This is an easy fix and developer is willing to fix it

Comment 4 errata-xmlrpc 2011-12-06 09:56:18 UTC
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2011-1551.html


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