Re: Minor improvement to socket(2) man page

2016-12-21 Thread Ingo Schwarze
Hi, Michael McConville wrote on Wed, Dec 21, 2016 at 08:17:20PM -0500: > Before I do the busy-work: do the man page gurus have a preferred > phrasing? I prefer fhopen(2)'s (listed above), which seems to be the > most common. The preferred version is something close to what .Rv produces:

Re: Minor improvement to socket(2) man page

2016-12-21 Thread Michael McConville
Philip Guenther wrote: > On Wed, Sep 21, 2016 at 6:23 PM, Michael McConville wrote: > > The current version is somewhat awkward and forgets to mention that > > errno is set. I adapted the paragraph found in most other system call > > man pages. > > There are six syscalls that

Re: Minor improvement to socket(2) man page

2016-09-22 Thread Philip Guenther
On Wed, Sep 21, 2016 at 6:23 PM, Michael McConville wrote: > The current version is somewhat awkward and forgets to mention that > errno is set. I adapted the paragraph found in most other system call > man pages. There are six syscalls that return an fd on success...and their

Minor improvement to socket(2) man page

2016-09-21 Thread Michael McConville
The current version is somewhat awkward and forgets to mention that errno is set. I adapted the paragraph found in most other system call man pages. Thanks for your time, Mike Index: lib/libc/sys/socket.2 === RCS file: