[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [BUG][PATCH] man page confuses floor and ceil

From: Erik Auerswald
Subject: Re: [BUG][PATCH] man page confuses floor and ceil
Date: Wed, 22 Jan 2020 11:59:13 -0000
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.21 (2010-09-15)


On Sun, Nov 17, 2019 at 01:40:35PM +0100, Erik Auerswald wrote:
> Hi,
> in the man page, the descriptions of "floor" and "ceil" are partly
> interchanged.  The attached patch fixes this.
> The --help output does not contain descriptions of floor and ceil.
> The info documentation does not describe floor or ceil, but uses
> an example table instead.
> Thanks,
> Erik
> P.S. Please keep me in CC: as I am not subscribed to the mailing list.

> diff --git a/man/datamash.x b/man/datamash.x
> index 36e4b8c..a48d5d6 100644
> --- a/man/datamash.x
> +++ b/man/datamash.x
> @@ -79,7 +79,7 @@ hashes the input and returns a numeric integer value 
> between zero and
>  .TP
>  .B round/floor/ceil/trunc/frac
>  numeric rounding operations. round (round half away from zero),
> -floor (round up), ceil (ceiling, round down), trunc (truncate, round towards
> +floor (round down), ceil (ceiling, round up), trunc (truncate, round towards
>  zero), frac (fraction, return fraction part of a decimal-point value).
>  .TP

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]