IPRoute2-2.6.20-070313 man-page glitch

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Sun May 27 07:59:31 PDT 2007


On 5/23/07, Dan Nicholson <dbn.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 5/23/07, taipan67 <sysadm.taipan67 at btinternet.com> wrote:
> > The IPRoute2-2.6.20-070313 tarball contains :- man/man8/tc-bfifo.8 &
> > man/man8/tc-pfifo.8, the latter being a symlink to the former.
> >
> > Makefile installs both, then overwrites them with symlinks to
> > tc-pbfifo.8, which doesn't exist.
> >
> > My solution is to :-
> >
> > rm man/man8/tc-pfifo.8 && mv man/man8/tc-bfifo.8 man/man8/tc-pbfifo.8
> >
> > ...prior to 'make SBINDIR=/sbin install' (this should probably be done
> > upstream as a permanent fix, if it hasn't already).
>
> Thanks for the report. I noticed this a couple months ago, but haven't
> gotten into the book yet.
>
> http://linuxfromscratch.org/pipermail/lfs-dev/2007-March/059166.html

I committed something now. I don't know if it's perfect due to all the
names (bfifo, pfifo, pbfifo) and what's in the manpage header. It'll
should work, though.

--
Dan



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