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-rw-r--r--sbin/ping/ping.85
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/sbin/ping/ping.8 b/sbin/ping/ping.8
index b3a954f0e13d..db82d5a4b8ba 100644
--- a/sbin/ping/ping.8
+++ b/sbin/ping/ping.8
@@ -30,7 +30,7 @@
.\" SUCH DAMAGE.
.\"
.\" @(#)ping.8 8.2 (Berkeley) 12/11/93
-.\" $Id: ping.8,v 1.15 1998/07/15 06:45:00 charnier Exp $
+.\" $Id: ping.8,v 1.16 1998/08/26 01:58:39 dillon Exp $
.\"
.Dd March 1, 1997
.Dt PING 8
@@ -85,8 +85,7 @@ Stop after sending
.Pq and receiving
.Ar count
.Tn ECHO_RESPONSE
-packets. non-root users may not send more then 100 packets and default
-to 16, while root defaults to infinity.
+packets. If this option is not specified, ping will operate until interrupted.
.It Fl d
Set the
.Dv SO_DEBUG