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* Documentation error in depmod.d.5
@ 2019-05-20 15:53 Brian Mason
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From: Brian Mason @ 2019-05-20 15:53 UTC (permalink / raw)
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Hello list,

I wasn't sure how to report this but I figured the mailing list was a
good bet.

In man/depmod.d.xml it says "/usr/lib/depmod.d" is one of the
directories depmod will check for configuration files, but
tools/depmod.c says "/lib/depmod.d" instead. I believe the sources are
correct and the documentation is in error because modprobe uses a
similar layout and its source and doc are consistent about

Trivial fix but I'm sending a patch anyway!



diff --git a/man/depmod.d.xml b/man/depmod.d.xml
index 4341a56..602f72d 100644
--- a/man/depmod.d.xml
+++ b/man/depmod.d.xml
@@ -39,7 +39,7 @@
-    <para><filename>/usr/lib/depmod.d/*.conf</filename></para>
+    <para><filename>/lib/depmod.d/*.conf</filename></para>

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