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Re: [bug-inetutils] ifconfig is undocumented

From: Mats Erik Andersson
Subject: Re: [bug-inetutils] ifconfig is undocumented
Date: Mon, 12 Dec 2016 14:10:34 +0100
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.23 (2014-03-12)

MÃ¥ndag den 12:e december 2016, klockan 04:08, skrev Alfred M. Szmidt detta:
>    inetutils 1.9.4 ships with a man page for ifconfig, which amoung other
>    things says:
>            "The  full documentation for ifconfig is maintained as a Texinfo 
> manual."
>    But it would appear to be untrue.  There is no mention of ifconfig in 
> doc/inetutils.texi
> That is an artifact from help2man :-(  

This being said and true, there is texinfo documentation also for ifconfig,
but at this time present in the development head only. Take a copy from there
if you are in need of the text. Most abilities of ifconfig stated there are
present in the official 1.9.4 release. The changes are mainly for portability.

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