Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 824825
apropos returns 0 on non-existing man page
Last modified: 2012-07-23 16:23:24 EDT
Description of problem:
'apropos nosuchmanpage' return code is 0. It shall be 16 accoprding to man apropos.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. apropos nosuchmanpage
2. echo $?
The bug is fixed upstream: http://email@example.com/msg1021804.html
*** Bug 824824 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
man-db-126.96.36.199-7.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
man-db-188.8.131.52-4.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 17 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing man-db-184.108.40.206-7.fc17'
as soon as you are able to.
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man-db-220.127.116.11-7.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
man-db-18.104.22.168-4.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.