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Bug #3768

fnmatch(5) is worded poorly

Added by Chris Nehren over 6 years ago. Updated over 4 years ago.

Status:
Closed
Priority:
Normal
Assignee:
Category:
manpage - manual pages
Start date:
2013-05-11
Due date:
% Done:

100%

Estimated time:
Difficulty:
Bite-size
Tags:
needs-triage

Description

Specifically, "The following patterns matching a single character match a single character". This seems like a tautology, or if not, the wording should be changed to be less confusing.

History

#1

Updated by Sergio Aguayo over 4 years ago

  • Status changed from New to In Progress
  • Assignee set to Sergio Aguayo
#2

Updated by Sergio Aguayo over 4 years ago

  • Subject changed from fnmatch(3C) is worded poorly to fnmatch(5) is worded poorly
#3

Updated by Electric Monk over 4 years ago

  • Status changed from In Progress to Closed
  • % Done changed from 0 to 100

git commit 6203546182f592d62b0fb7f4182da3d21d59031f

commit  6203546182f592d62b0fb7f4182da3d21d59031f
Author: Sergio Aguayo <sergioag@qmailhosting.net>
Date:   2015-06-20T08:04:51.000Z

    3768 fnmatch(5) is worded poorly
    Reviewed by: Marcel Telka <marcel@telka.sk>
    Reviewed by: Yuri Pankov <yuri.pankov@nexenta.com>
    Reviewed by: Garrett D'Amore <garrett@damore.org>
    Approved by: Robert Mustacchi <rm@joyent.com>

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