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commit f2eb5d3b2d65790769b1de36243b5885360c8a75
parent 08904c03089c963cda7baec4022483fc8860b774
Author: Hiltjo Posthuma <hiltjo@codemadness.org>
Date:   Fri Jan 30 23:34:36 +0100

readlink.1: convert to mandoc

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1 file changed, 28 insertions(+), 19 deletions(-)
diff --git a/readlink.1 b/readlink.1 @@ -1,25 +1,34 @@ -.TH READLINK 1 sbase\-VERSION -.SH NAME -readlink \- print value of a symbolic link or canonical file name -.SH SYNOPSIS -.B readlink -.RB [ \-fn ] -.IR file -.SH DESCRIPTION -The readlink utility when invoked with the pathname of a symbolic link as -its argument dereferences the symbolic link and prints the name of target -on standard output. If the -f option is not specified and readlink is +.Dd January 30, 2015 +.Dt READLINK 1 sbase\-VERSION +.Os +.Sh NAME +.Nm readlink +.Nd print value of a symbolic link or canonical file name +.Sh SYNOPSIS +.Nm +.Op Fl fn +.Ar file +.Sh DESCRIPTION +The +.Nm +utility when invoked with the pathname of a symbolic link as +its argument dereferences the symbolic link and prints the name of the target +on standard output. If the +.Fl f +option is not specified and +.Nm +is invoked with an argument other than the pathname of a symbolic link, it exits with a nonzero exit code without printing anything. -.SH OPTIONS -.TP -.B \-f +.Sh OPTIONS +.Bl -tag -width Ds +.It Fl f Canonicalize by following every symlink in every component of the given path recursively. The argument does not need to be a symbolic link. -.TP -.B \-n +.It Fl n Do not output the trailing newline. -.SH SEE ALSO -.IR readlink (2), -.IR realpath (3) +.El +.Sh SEE ALSO +.Xr readlink 2 , +.Xr realpath 3