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kib created this revision.May 27 2019, 5:41 PM
danfe added a subscriber: danfe.May 27 2019, 5:48 PM
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Shouldn't POSIX be capitalized here, since it's an abbreviation? E.g. re_format(7) spells it correctly. Ditto the one below.

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Native speakers may need to correct me here, but IMHO it should be plural contents in this case.

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... displayed by the subcommand.

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Native speaker's advice needed, but probably To show the contents ... here.

emaste added inline comments.May 27 2019, 6:14 PM
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Where does this come from? AFAICT most man pages just use literal ... and a few \&...

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I would say:

It allows inspecting existing segments, dumping their metadata or contents, and unlinking them.

However I think uncountable noun (content) works too, the content of the existing segments.

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the system (or the file system)

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This sentence is a little confusing, maybe break into two?

kib updated this revision to Diff 57962.May 27 2019, 6:25 PM
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emaste accepted this revision.May 29 2019, 12:57 PM

Ok, LGTM; I'm not an expert on man page markup but can be adjusted after commit if needed.

This revision is now accepted and ready to land.May 29 2019, 12:57 PM
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