Subject: bin/10567: more quick fixes to man pages
To: None <>
From: None <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 07/10/2000 21:38:13
>Number:         10567
>Category:       bin
>Synopsis:       more quick fixes to man pages
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    bin-bug-people
>State:          open
>Class:          doc-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Mon Jul 10 21:39:00 PDT 2000
>Originator:     John Refling
>Release:        1.4.2
sparc, i386

1) should manpage for sort(1) contain a SEE ALSO for qsort(3) and
   radixsort(3) [since those refer to sort(1) in their SEE ALSOs]

2) manpage for radixsort(3) doesn't describe the nmemb parameter.
   Presumably it's the same as the nmemb parameter of qsort(3).

3) manpage for getdents(2):
   a) typo in ERRORS section gtdents --> getdents.
   b) should mention that the d_fileno entry in the struct can be
      zero for files which appear in the list but are no longer
      actually on the system.  Is this due to compaction which

see mail below:

Date: Mon, 10 Jul 2000 10:14:35 +0200
To:   John Refling <>
From: Frank van der Linden <>
Subject: Re: problems with getdents() ??? vs opendir()

getdents() may return deleted entries (d_ino == 0).