[hackers] [sbase] Edit readlink.1 and document missing flags || FRIGN

From: <git_AT_suckless.org>
Date: Tue, 24 Mar 2015 23:53:31 +0100 (CET)

commit 7faf732d0b88472bdfcefcc9dd8e0257eb33f7d4
Author: FRIGN <dev_AT_frign.de>
Date: Sun Feb 1 00:43:43 2015 +0100

    Edit readlink.1 and document missing flags

diff --git a/README b/README
index c53e24f..246869f 100644
--- a/README
+++ b/README
_AT_@ -53,7 +53,7 @@ The following tools are implemented ('*' == finished, '#' == UTF-8 support,
 =* printenv non-posix none
    printf stolen stolen
 =* pwd yes none
-= readlink non-posix none
+= readlink non-posix -e, -m
 =* renice yes none
 =* rm yes (-i)
 =* rmdir yes none
diff --git a/readlink.1 b/readlink.1
index a6a979d..8b4a9d2 100644
--- a/readlink.1
+++ b/readlink.1
_AT_@ -1,31 +1,33 @@
-.Dd January 30, 2015
+.Dd January 31, 2015
 .Os sbase
 .Nm readlink
-.Nd print value of a symbolic link or canonical file name
+.Nd print symbolic link target or canonical file name
 .Op Fl fn
-.Ar file
+.Ar name
+.Ar name
+is a symbolic link,
-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
+writes its target to stdout.
 .Fl f
-option is not specified and
+is not set and
+.Ar name
+is not a symbolic link,
-invoked with an argument other than the pathname of a symbolic link, it
 exits with a nonzero exit code without printing anything.
 .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
+.Ar name ,
+which does not need to be a symlink,
+by recursively following every symlink in its components.
 .It Fl n
 Do not output the trailing newline.
diff --git a/readlink.c b/readlink.c
index b70dcbe..9c1479a 100644
--- a/readlink.c
+++ b/readlink.c
_AT_@ -11,7 +11,7 @@
 static void
- eprintf("usage: %s [-efmn] file\n", argv0);
+ eprintf("usage: %s [-efmn] name\n", argv0);
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