|author||ru <ru@FreeBSD.org>||2004-07-02 21:04:19 +0000|
|committer||ru <ru@FreeBSD.org>||2004-07-02 21:04:19 +0000|
Mechanically kill hard sentence breaks.
Diffstat (limited to 'bin/ln')
2 files changed, 13 insertions, 8 deletions
diff --git a/bin/ln/ln.1 b/bin/ln/ln.1
index f438744..3f504ac 100644
@@ -80,7 +80,8 @@ If the
-is a symbolic link, do not follow it. This is most useful with the
+is a symbolic link, do not follow it.
+This is most useful with the
option, to replace a symlink which may point to a directory.
.It Fl i
@@ -123,7 +124,8 @@ the file.
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
+which it is linked.
+The referenced file is used when an
.Xr open 2
operation is performed on the link.
diff --git a/bin/ln/symlink.7 b/bin/ln/symlink.7
index eb2cffb..f637d33 100644
@@ -45,7 +45,7 @@ file.
Hard links may not refer to directories and may not reference files
on different file systems.
A symbolic link contains the name of the file to which it is linked,
-i.e. it is a pointer to another name, and not to an underlying object.
+i.e., it is a pointer to another name, and not to an underlying object.
For this reason, symbolic links may reference directories and may span
@@ -168,7 +168,7 @@ would display the contents of the file
.Dq Li afile .
It is important to realize that this rule includes commands which may
-optionally traverse file trees, e.g. the command
+optionally traverse file trees, e.g.\& the command
.Dq Li "chown file"
is included in this rule, while the command
.Dq Li "chown -R file"
@@ -209,7 +209,7 @@ The
command is also an exception to this rule.
For compatibility with historic systems (when
-is not doing a tree walk, i.e. the
+is not doing a tree walk, i.e., the
option is not specified),
@@ -224,7 +224,8 @@ or if the
-options are not specified. (The
+options are not specified.
command is the only command where the
@@ -412,14 +413,16 @@ options.
To maintain compatibility with historic systems,
-command acts a little differently. If you do not specify the
+command acts a little differently.
+If you do not specify the
.Fl F ,
-will follow symbolic links specified on the command line. If the
+will follow symbolic links specified on the command line.
flag is specified,