DragonFly commits List (threaded) for 2007-01
cvs commit: src/bin/sh sh.1
pavalos 2007/01/14 08:30:20 PST
DragonFly src repository
Mechanically kill hard sentence breaks.
Fix references to non-existing or obsoleted man pages.
Use ``.Pq Ql'' to quote single characters, instead of ``.Pq Li''.
This makes the resulting output more aesthetically pleasing in
Add missed '.'.
Document that '#' starts a comment.
o Discuss the ways to escape an alias.
o Fix the alias syntax lines.
o Refer to the Aliases subsection.
Document that `in word ...' is optional in the for command.
Document the "return" built-in better: it will exit . (sources) and
the top-level shell instance, too.
When listing the special $ variables, ($!, $#, etc) list them as $!
instead of just !, this allows one to more easily locate/understand
the section of the manpage in question.
Document the -L and -P options to the cd and pwd commands as being
Document command -v and -V.
Split the export synopsis into two lines as -p cannot be mixed with variable
Document the fact that 'true' and 'false' are among sh(1) built-in commands.
- Move the description of the ``-c string'' option closer to the option itself.
- Add an ENVIRONMENT section (1)
- Add more .Xr cross references to the SEE ALSO section.
Add `local' and `return' to the list of built-ins.
Document that read -t timeout returns 1 if the timeout elapses.
Make it easier to find that we have test(1) built-in in sh(1).
- Document trap's -l option and the behaviour of a missing action or a single
- Discourage the omission of the action.
Document umask's -S option.
Tell more of the sh(1) history.
Acknowledge Kenneth Almquist's contribution in AUTHORS.
Document missing multibyte character handling in utilities specified
Revision Changes Path
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