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bug #40309: Improved formatting and bugfixes for find.1

Submitted by:  Andreas Metzler <ametzler>
Submitted on:  Sun Oct 20 06:22:13 2013  
Category: documentationSeverity: 3 - Normal
Item Group: NoneStatus: Fixed
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: James Youngman <jay>
Originator Name: Bjarni Ingi GislasonOpen/Closed: Closed
Release: 4.5.9Fixed Release: None

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Mon Dec 28 19:11:22 2015, comment #1:

I think this was also posted as a patch on the patch tracker. I applied it already.

James Youngman <jay>
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Sun Oct 20 06:22:13 2013, original submission:


find attached a patch by Bjarni Ingi Gislason for find.1. submitted to the Debian bts in <http://bugs.debian.org/726870>.

It applies cleanly against git HEAD.

From "groff -b -ww -mandoc -z":

/home/bg/opt/share/groff/1.22.2/tmac/an-old.tmac:382: backtrace: macro `B'
<groff: find.1>:1842: warning: escape character ignored before `;'

Inputfile is /var/tmp/findutils-4.5.12/find/find.1
Debian bug #661086 fixed (missing 'you')

Changes (besides the warning):

Word 'filsystem' changed to 'filesystem'

A full stop (.) that starts or ends a string and is a part of it,
protected with \&

Space between some sentences reduced or increased. Better is to begin
each sentence on a new line

Word 'signifiy' changed to 'signify'

Word 'immeidately' changed to 'immediately'

Andreas Metzler <ametzler>


(Note: upload size limit is set to 16384 kB, after insertion of the required escape characters.)

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file #29421:  726870.diff added by ametzler (8kB - text/x-patch - bugfix)


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