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authorru <>2004-07-03 00:06:28 +0000
committerru <>2004-07-03 00:06:28 +0000
commit305463f12955c760254148d754b0eb7dd8954e6b (patch)
tree2c2c5e008b2bf844bd915427a51d1c2f0c5f7890 /bin/ln
parent01548ace1533487f9c0488f55112c9d8641f8184 (diff)
Deal with double whitespace.
Diffstat (limited to 'bin/ln')
1 files changed, 6 insertions, 6 deletions
diff --git a/bin/ln/ln.1 b/bin/ln/ln.1
index 3f504ac..66b4205 100644
--- a/bin/ln/ln.1
+++ b/bin/ln/ln.1
@@ -126,22 +126,22 @@ Hard links may not normally refer to directories and may not span file systems.
A symbolic link contains the name of the file to
which it is linked.
The referenced file is used when an
-.Xr open 2
+.Xr open 2
operation is performed on the link.
-.Xr stat 2
+.Xr stat 2
on a symbolic link will return the linked-to file; an
-.Xr lstat 2
+.Xr lstat 2
must be done to obtain information about the link.
-.Xr readlink 2
+.Xr readlink 2
call may be used to read the contents of a symbolic link.
Symbolic links may span file systems and may refer to directories.
Given one or two arguments,
creates a link to an existing file
-.Ar source_file .
+.Ar source_file .
.Ar target_file
is given, the link has that name;
@@ -150,7 +150,7 @@ may also be a directory in which to place the link;
otherwise it is placed in the current directory.
If only the directory is specified, the link will be made
to the last component of
-.Ar source_file .
+.Ar source_file .
Given more than two arguments,
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