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Bug #12874

small errors in wcswidth(3C)

Added by Joshua M. Clulow 4 months ago. Updated 4 months ago.

Status:
Closed
Priority:
Normal
Category:
manpage - manual pages
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% Done:

100%

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Description

The page includes a paragraph that begins The function wcwidth_l() behaves identically to wcwidth(). This refers to another function from another page. The whole paragraph may have been copy-pasted from the other page, and should be checked to make sure it applies correctly to this function.

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#1

Updated by Yuri Pankov 4 months ago

That paragraph also needs to be moved from RETURN VALUES to DESCRIPTION section.

#2

Updated by Robert Mustacchi 4 months ago

  • Assignee set to Robert Mustacchi
#3

Updated by Robert Mustacchi 4 months ago

I opted to rewrite this page from scratch just to try and give a better explanation of how this works.

#4

Updated by Electric Monk 4 months ago

  • Gerrit CR set to 736
#5

Updated by Robert Mustacchi 4 months ago

I tested this by using man(1).

#6

Updated by Electric Monk 4 months ago

  • Status changed from New to Closed
  • % Done changed from 0 to 100

git commit 4ebabf216cc42b93907be4a8b051040e2e9a3597

commit  4ebabf216cc42b93907be4a8b051040e2e9a3597
Author: Robert Mustacchi <rm@fingolfin.org>
Date:   2020-07-02T00:43:43.000Z

    12874 small errors in wcswidth(3C)
    Reviewed by: Ryan Zezeski <ryan@zinascii.com>
    Approved by: Dan McDonald <danmcd@joyent.com>

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