Fedora 20 Update: man-db-2.6.5-6.fc20

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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2014-15046
2014-11-14 11:05:01
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Name        : man-db
Product     : Fedora 20
Version     : 2.6.5
Release     : 6.fc20
URL         : http://www.nongnu.org/man-db/
Summary     : Tools for searching and reading man pages
Description :
The man-db package includes five tools for browsing man-pages:
man, whatis, apropos, manpath and lexgrog. man formats and displays
manual pages. whatis searches the manual page names. apropos searches the
manual page names and descriptions. manpath determines search path
for manual pages. lexgrog directly reads header information in
manual pages.

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Update Information:

man -k -l attribute does not truncate lines to terminal width
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ChangeLog:

* Thu Nov 13 2014 jchaloup <jchaloup at redhat.com> - 2.6.5-6
- src/man.c (do_extern): Pass the -l option through
  resolves: #1161747
* Thu Sep 18 2014 jchaloup <jchaloup at redhat.com> - 2.6.5-5
- resolves: #1043401
  Don't store canonicalised versions of manpath elements
* Mon Aug  4 2014 jchaloup <jchaloup at redhat.com> - 2.6.5-4
- resolves: #1124366
  language hyphenation handling, upstream patch from man-db.2.6.6 by Akihiro Sagawa
* Wed Aug  7 2013 Pierre-Yves Chibon <pingou at pingoured.fr> - 2.6.5-3
- Add a missing requirement on crontabs to spec file
- Mark the cron job as config(noreplace)
- Fix RHBZ#989077
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #1161747 - "man -k -l word" does not show full header line
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1161747
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use
su -c 'yum update man-db' at the command line.
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