Your message dated Thu, 13 Oct 2016 17:13:02 +0200 with message-id <c6605170-2e9f-20c8-2ccd-0e62a5749...@debian.org> and subject line Bug housekeeping has caused the Debian Bug report #838956, regarding manpages-dev: Inconsistent documentation in NOTES section of "man wcstombs" to be marked as done.
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--- Begin Message ---Package: manpages-dev Version: 4.07-1 Severity: normal Dear Maintainer, In "man wcstombs" the words The function wcsrtombs(3) provides a thread safe interface to the same functionality. should be changed to The function wcsrtombs(3) provides a better interface to the same functionality. Because 1) wcsrtombs is not thread safe if "ps" is NULL (see "ATTRIBUTES" in "man wcsrtombs") 2) wcstombs *is* thread safe (see "ATTRIBUTES" in "man wcstombs") 3) "man mbstowcs" says "The function mbsrtowcs(3) provides a better interface to the same functionality." in the same NOTES section. -- System Information: Debian Release: stretch/sid APT prefers testing APT policy: (500, 'testing') Architecture: amd64 (x86_64) Kernel: Linux 4.6.0-1-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores) Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8) Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system) Versions of packages manpages-dev depends on: ii manpages 4.07-1 manpages-dev recommends no packages. Versions of packages manpages-dev suggests: ii man-db [man-browser] 2.7.5-1 -- no debconf information
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--- Begin Message ---Version: 4.08-1 Hi, this bug should be fixed with the latest upload of manpages. Regards, Tobias
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