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bug #53829: small error found in deprecated md5sum.m docstring in stable branch

Submitter:  None
Submitted:  Fri 04 May 2018 02:45:22 AM UTC
   
 
Category:  Documentation Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Documentation
Status:  Fixed Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Originator Email:  -email is unavailable-
Open/Closed:  * Closed Release:  * 4.4.0
Operating System:  * Any Fixed Release:  None
Planned Release:  None
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Fri 04 May 2018 04:05:39 AM UTC, comment #1: 

Fixed here: http://hg.savannah.gnu.org/hgweb/octave/rev/087030cf86a0.

Thanks for yet another documentation patch.

Rik <rik5>
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Fri 04 May 2018 02:45:22 AM UTC, original submission:  

For string input parameter STR, fileread() should not be used.

Patch:

--- a/scripts/deprecated/md5sum.m        2018-05-04 10:25:37.141415658 +0800
+++ b/scripts/deprecated/md5sum.m        2018-05-04 10:30:01.944756620 +0800
@@ -24,21 +24,21 @@
 ## For equivalent functionality replace calls like @code{md5sum (@var{file})}
 ## with:
 ##
 ## @example
 ## hash ("md5", fileread (@var{file}))
 ## @end example
 ##
 ## And calls like @code{md5sum (@var{str}, true)} with:
 ##
 ## @example
-## hash ("md5", fileread (@var{str}))
+## hash ("md5", @var{str})
 ## @end example
 ##
 ## Calculate the MD5 sum of the file @var{file}.
 ##
 ## If the second parameter @var{opt} exists and is true, then calculate the MD5
 ## sum of the string @var{str}.
 ##
 ## @seealso{hash, fileread}
 ## @end deftypefn


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2018-05-04 rik5 StatusNone Fixed
        Open/ClosedOpen Closed
        Release4.2.2 4.4.0

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