Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 972764
superfluous dots after "via" preposition in man pages
Last modified: 2013-11-21 17:57:49 EST
# zcat -v $(rpm -qd yum | grep -E '\.gz$') 2>&1 \
| sed -ne 's|^\(/usr/share/man/.*\.gz\).*|\1:|;ta;/.* via\. .*/p;d;:a;p;'
> protected via. Obsoletes as well as user/plugin removals.
> altered via. tokeep.
> In "history list" you can change the behaviour of the 2nd column via. the
> "yum -q history addon-info last saved_tx" or via. the automatic saves in
# rpm -f yum
Unexpected dot after "via" decreases parsability, especially if followed by
a capitalized word.
Patch proposed to upstream  (implies Fedora releases so far are also
 sorry, but as per yum-devel-bounces I got to moderation queue with
the reason "Post by non-member to a members-only list", which is bogus
as I've registered few minutes ahead of post :-/
re [comment 1]:
indeed my bad -- first time I used fedoraproject.org alias for ML
and forgot... (sorry for my whining)
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.