Subject: Re: 1.4 man pages updated -- please read!
To: None <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/11/1999 17:55:40
This turns out to have gotten most, but not all, of the tainted
pages. "More to come."


"Perry E. Metzger" <> writes:
> The 1.4 man page sets for the i386 turn out to have been built
> incorrectly with a latin1 charset instead of ASCII. The sources were
> fine -- it was pilot error during the build.
> They have now been replaced with "corrected" man pages. I know this is 
> a bit Orwellian, but we haven't officially announced the release yet
> and the damage was real and rather ugly.
> If you've downloaded those sets, please download again. If you have a
> mirror site running, please re-trigger your mirror software so that we 
> get in sync as soon as possible.
> Perry