Bug 238146 - [patch] arp(8): clarify meaning of -a
Summary: [patch] arp(8): clarify meaning of -a
Status: New
Alias: None
Product: Documentation
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Manual Pages (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
: --- Affects Some People
Assignee: freebsd-bugs mailing list
Keywords: patch
Depends on:
Reported: 2019-05-26 19:24 UTC by Andrew Stevenson
Modified: 2019-05-27 02:44 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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patch to arp.8 (371 bytes, patch)
2019-05-26 19:24 UTC, Andrew Stevenson
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Description Andrew Stevenson 2019-05-26 19:24:46 UTC
Created attachment 204623 [details]
patch to arp.8

Currently, the meaning of -a is not clear - will arp -a display or delete? I think either the deletion behaviour could just be mentioned under -d (not under -a at all) or something like the following patch that tries to indicate the conditions under which -a does deletion.