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From: Michael Kerrisk (man-pages) <mtk.manpages <at> gmail.com>
Subject: man-pages-3.47 is released
Newsgroups: gmane.linux.kernel
Date: Thursday 28th February 2013 11:20:38 UTC (over 3 years ago)
Gidday,

I've released man-pages-3.47 - man pages for Linux.

Tarball download:
    http://www.kernel.org/doc/man-pages/download.html
Git repository:
    http://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/docs/man-pages/man-pages.git
Online changelog:
    http://man7.org/linux/man-pages/changelog.html#release_3.47

A short summary of the release is blogged at:
http://linux-man-pages.blogspot.com/2013/02/man-pages-347-is-released.html

The current version of the pages is browsable at:
http://man7.org/linux/man-pages/

A few changes in this release that may be of interest to readers of
this list are given below.

Cheers,

Michael


==================== Changes in man-pages-3.47 ====================


New and rewritten pages
-----------------------

perf_event_open.2
    Vincent Weaver
        New page documenting perf_event_open(2)

pthread_setname_np.3
    Chandan Apsangi, Michael Kerrisk
        New page for pthread_setname_np(3) and pthread_getname_np(3)

sln.8
    Michael Kerrisk  [Peter Schiffer]
        New page documenting the 'sln' command provided by glibc
            Inspired by a Red Hat downstream page, but with rather
            more detail.


Newly documented interfaces in existing pages
---------------------------------------------

prctl.2
    Michael Kerrisk  [Shawn Landden, Lennart Poettering]
        Document PR_SET_CHILD_SUBREAPER and PR_GET_CHILD_SUBREAPER

ip.7
    Radek Pazdera
        Add source-specific multicast sockopts
            This patch adds documentation of several source-specific
multicast
            socket options that were added to kernel with implementation
            of IGMPv3 in 2.5.68.

            The following socket options were added:
              IP_ADD_SOURCE_MEMBERSHIP
              IP_DROP_SOURCE_MEMBERSHIP
              IP_BLOCK_SOURCE
              IP_UNBLOCK_SOURCE
              IP_MSFILTER


Changes to individual pages
---------------------------

proc.5
    Michael Kerrisk
        Document /proc/profile
 
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