Subject: Re: library man pages
To: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
From: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/10/1998 10:38:16
On Sat, 10 Jan 1998 13:16:32 -0500
"Perry E. Metzger" <email@example.com> wrote:
> I believe we should fix the man pages to indicate what library every
> documented function is in. (We might as well do libc functions, too,
> for completeness.)
> pw_lock - passwd file update function
> #include <util.h>
> pw_lock(int retries);
...why not put this in the SYNOPSIS section, along with the include file
that exports the interface?
I'd also suggest mentioning the library ONLY if it is not in libc (i.e.
would not be pulled in by "cc" by default).
Jason R. Thorpe firstname.lastname@example.org
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