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Bug Fix Advisory man-pages-overrides bug fix update

Advisory: RHBA-2011:1571-2
Type: Bug Fix Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2011-12-06
Last updated on: 2011-12-06
Affected Products: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)

Details

An updated man-pages-overrides package that fixes multiple bugs is now available
for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.

[Updated 28 March 2012]
This advisory has been updated with the correct description for bug 688543. The
package included in this revised update has not been changed in any way from the
package included in the original advisory.

The man-pages-overrides package contains a collection of manual (man) pages to
complement other packages or update those contained therein.

This update fixes the following bugs:

* Previously, a manual page for the lsmsr utility was missing. This update adds
the lsmsr(8) manual page. (BZ#615897)

* Previously, a manual page for the fattach function was missing. This update
adds the fattach(2) manual page. (BZ#656245)

* Previously, a manual page for the recvmmsg call was missing. This update adds
the recvmmsg(2) manual page. (BZ#674423)

* Previously, a manual page for the sendmmsg call was missing. This update adds
the sendmmsg(2) manual page. (BZ#728416)

* Prior to this update, the lscfg(8), lsmcode(8), lsmsr(8), lsvio(8), and
vpdupdate(8) manual pages did not document multiple lsvpd options. This update
adds all missing options to the manual pages. (BZ#688543)

* Previously, manual pages for the cciss and hpsa utilities were missing. This
update adds the cciss(4) and hpsa(4) manual pages. (BZ#690187)

* Previously, a manual page for the cpufreq-aperf utility was missing. This
update adds the cpufreq-aperf(1) manual page. (BZ#730042)

* Previously, the ntp-keygen(8) manual page contained multiple typos. This
update corrects these typos. (BZ#709058)

* Previously, the ntpq(8) manual page contained multiple typos. This update
corrects these typos. (BZ#709274)

* Previously, the volume_key(8) manual page contained a typo. This update
corrects this typo. (BZ#712256)

* Previously, the curl(1) manual page contained a typo. This update corrects
this typo. (BZ#727526)

* Previously, multiple ecryptfs manual pages contained an incorrect link in the
SEE ALSO section. With this update, the link is now fixed. (BZ#731690)

* Previously, the clock_gettime(2), clock_getres(2), and clock_nanosleep(2)
manual pages did not mention the "-lrt" option. With this update, the "-lrt"
option is now described in the corresponding manual pages. (BZ#734836)

* The host.conf(5) manual page contained a description for the unsupported
"order" keyword. With this update, the description of the "order" keyword is
removed. (BZ#698151)

* Previously, the nfs(5) manual page contained an inaccurate description of the
"timeo" option. With this update, the description is now enhanced. (BZ#742098)

* Previously, the vsftpd.conf(5) manual page contained incorrect information
about the default values of the "max_per_ip" option. With this update, the
information is now fixed. (BZ#740670)

* With this update, the new multicast feature is now described in the brctl(8)
manual page. (BZ#602228)

* With this update, the "single-request-reopen" option is now described in the
resolv.conf(5) manual page. (BZ#717770)

* With this update, the new UMOUNT_NOFOLLOW flag is described in the umount(2)
manual page. (BZ#723791)

* With this update, usage of SSSD in the nsswitch.conf file is now described in
the nsswitch.conf(5) manual page. (BZ#694860)

* This update removes multiple manual pages from the original package.
(BZ#719902)

All users of man-pages-overrides are advised to upgrade to this updated package,
which fixes these bugs.


Solution

Before applying this update, make sure all previously-released errata relevant
to your system have been applied.

This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to use the Red
Hat Network to apply this update are available at
http://kbase.redhat.com/faq/docs/DOC-11259

Updated packages

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6)

SRPMS:
man-pages-overrides-6.2.3-2.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0333
    MD5: 83f7eea522352cfb7e9255581d501fc0
SHA-256: ddd9cffbaa8be3d4111b314731559920308f1395a21b8abae79177ea0cbaf949
 
IA-32:
man-pages-overrides-6.2.3-2.el6.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0333
    MD5: 7c9823fe0d6fe133a2fff7bbffd46a38
SHA-256: eb002e66a26a36d33d5ca6cae400f19159c318b3ed6593fb838d75cd5cffe911
 
x86_64:
man-pages-overrides-6.2.3-2.el6.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0333
    MD5: 7c9823fe0d6fe133a2fff7bbffd46a38
SHA-256: eb002e66a26a36d33d5ca6cae400f19159c318b3ed6593fb838d75cd5cffe911
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node (v. 6)

SRPMS:
man-pages-overrides-6.2.3-2.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0333
    MD5: 83f7eea522352cfb7e9255581d501fc0
SHA-256: ddd9cffbaa8be3d4111b314731559920308f1395a21b8abae79177ea0cbaf949
 
x86_64:
man-pages-overrides-6.2.3-2.el6.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0333
    MD5: 7c9823fe0d6fe133a2fff7bbffd46a38
SHA-256: eb002e66a26a36d33d5ca6cae400f19159c318b3ed6593fb838d75cd5cffe911
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6)

SRPMS:
man-pages-overrides-6.2.3-2.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0333
    MD5: 83f7eea522352cfb7e9255581d501fc0
SHA-256: ddd9cffbaa8be3d4111b314731559920308f1395a21b8abae79177ea0cbaf949
 
IA-32:
man-pages-overrides-6.2.3-2.el6.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0333
    MD5: 7c9823fe0d6fe133a2fff7bbffd46a38
SHA-256: eb002e66a26a36d33d5ca6cae400f19159c318b3ed6593fb838d75cd5cffe911
 
PPC:
man-pages-overrides-6.2.3-2.el6.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0333
    MD5: 7c9823fe0d6fe133a2fff7bbffd46a38
SHA-256: eb002e66a26a36d33d5ca6cae400f19159c318b3ed6593fb838d75cd5cffe911
 
s390x:
man-pages-overrides-6.2.3-2.el6.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0333
    MD5: 7c9823fe0d6fe133a2fff7bbffd46a38
SHA-256: eb002e66a26a36d33d5ca6cae400f19159c318b3ed6593fb838d75cd5cffe911
 
x86_64:
man-pages-overrides-6.2.3-2.el6.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0333
    MD5: 7c9823fe0d6fe133a2fff7bbffd46a38
SHA-256: eb002e66a26a36d33d5ca6cae400f19159c318b3ed6593fb838d75cd5cffe911
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)

SRPMS:
man-pages-overrides-6.2.3-2.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0333
    MD5: 83f7eea522352cfb7e9255581d501fc0
SHA-256: ddd9cffbaa8be3d4111b314731559920308f1395a21b8abae79177ea0cbaf949
 
IA-32:
man-pages-overrides-6.2.3-2.el6.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0333
    MD5: 7c9823fe0d6fe133a2fff7bbffd46a38
SHA-256: eb002e66a26a36d33d5ca6cae400f19159c318b3ed6593fb838d75cd5cffe911
 
x86_64:
man-pages-overrides-6.2.3-2.el6.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0333
    MD5: 7c9823fe0d6fe133a2fff7bbffd46a38
SHA-256: eb002e66a26a36d33d5ca6cae400f19159c318b3ed6593fb838d75cd5cffe911
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

602228 - bridge-utils missing documentation in manpage for RFE 574461
615897 - Add missing man pages for/usr/sbin/lsmsr in x86info package
656245 - stropts.h file not present in /usr/include
674423 - man page for recvmmsg
690187 - man pages for cciss + hpsa modules.
694860 - No mention of sssd in nsswitch.conf man page
698151 - Remove documentation for "order" keyword in /etc/host.conf manpage
712256 - [TEXT] Typo in volume_key manpage
717770 - Need single-request-reopen option documented for resolv.conf
719902 - man-pages-overrides 6.2 remove bug tracker
723791 - Lack of UMOUNT_NOFOLLOW flag description in umount(2)
727526 - Typo in man curl manpage
731690 - Man ecryptfs contains invalid link in SEE ALSO section
734836 - realtime clock functions need to link with -lrt


Keywords

man-pages-overrides


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