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Bug 77610 - typo in mount man page: stores not sorts
Summary: typo in mount man page: stores not sorts
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: man-pages
Version: 8.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Eido Inoue
QA Contact: Ben Levenson
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-11-10 20:10 UTC by Stanley P. Miller
Modified: 2005-10-31 22:00 UTC (History)
0 users

Fixed In Version: 1.58-1
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-07-31 21:01:49 UTC

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Description Stanley P. Miller 2002-11-10 20:10:50 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20021003

Description of problem:
the man page for mount, under vfat option has the following section:

shortname=[lower|win95|winnt|mixed]  Defines  the  behaviour  for  creation  and
display of filenames which fit into 8.3 characters. If a long name for a file
exists, it will always be preferred display. There are four modes:

lower  Force  the  short name to lower case upon display; sort a long name when
the short name is not all upper case.

sort a long should be store a long

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. type man mount
2. press enter key
3. type /sort a

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