11 files changed, 62 insertions, 49 deletions
diff --git a/sbin/bsdlabel/bsdlabel.8 b/sbin/bsdlabel/bsdlabel.8
index cbb4e345493b..6560ea28f9e9 100644
@@ -475,12 +475,17 @@ to be decreased or the offset of a partition to be changed while it is open.
Due to the use of an
to store the number of sectors,
-bsdlabels are restricted to a maximum of 2^32-1 sectors.
+labels are restricted to a maximum of 2^32-1 sectors.
This usually means 2TB of disk space.
Larger disks should be partitioned using another method such as
.Xr gpt 8 .
-The various BSDs all use slightly different versions of BSD labels and
+.Bx Ns s
+all use slightly different versions of
are not generally compatible.
.Sh SEE ALSO
.Xr ccd 4 ,
diff --git a/sbin/devd/devd.8 b/sbin/devd/devd.8
index 32c67989c953..a3056ebe4dc5 100644
@@ -103,7 +103,7 @@ In the
section, one can define multiple directories to search
for config files.
-All files in these directories whose names match the patten
+All files in these directories whose names match the pattern
These files are intended to be installed by third party vendors that
diff --git a/sbin/geom/class/stripe/gstripe.8 b/sbin/geom/class/stripe/gstripe.8
index bb9eed4dcf69..1564b90e64a5 100644
@@ -103,7 +103,7 @@ Set up a striped device from the given devices with specified
This is the
method and the stripe will not exist after a reboot (see
The kernel module
@@ -168,14 +168,14 @@ Debug level of the
This can be set to a number between 0 and 3 inclusive.
If set to 0 minimal debug information is printed, and if set to 3 the
-maximum amount of debug information in printed.
+maximum amount of debug information is printed.
.It Va kern.geom.stripe.fast : No 0
If set to a non-zero value enable
.Dq "fast mode"
instead of the normal
.Dq "economic mode" .
-.Dq "economic mode"
+.Dq "economic mode" ,
.Dq "fast mode"
uses more memory, but it is much faster for smaller stripe sizes.
If enough memory cannot be allocated,
@@ -215,18 +215,23 @@ gstripe unload
Exit status is 0 on success, and 1 if the command fails.
interleave is in number of bytes,
.Xr ccdconfig 8
.Xr atacontrol 8
-which uses number of sectors.
+which use the number of sectors.
.Xr ccdconfig 8
-of `128' is 64 KB (128 512B sectors).
-The same stripe interleave would be specified as '65536' for
+is 64 KB (128 512B sectors).
+The same stripe interleave would be specified as
.Sh SEE ALSO
.Xr geom 4 ,
diff --git a/sbin/gpt/gpt.8 b/sbin/gpt/gpt.8
index 7d7214e58b36..8b85a6a367b7 100644
@@ -117,7 +117,7 @@ The
.Fl i Ar index
option allows the user to specify which (free) entry in the GPT table is to
be used for the new partition.
-By default the first free entry is selected.
+By default, the first free entry is selected.
.Fl s Ar count
@@ -144,7 +144,7 @@ as aliases for the most commonly used partition types.
command allows the user to create a new (empty) GPT.
-By default one can not create a GPT when the device contains a MBR,
+By default, one cannot create a GPT when the device contains a MBR,
however this can be overridden with the
@@ -186,7 +186,7 @@ The
command allows the user to migrate an MBR-based disk partitioning into a
-By default the MBR is not migrated when it contains partitions of an unknown
+By default, the MBR is not migrated when it contains partitions of an unknown
This can be overridden with the
diff --git a/sbin/ifconfig/ifconfig.8 b/sbin/ifconfig/ifconfig.8
index 57ba50a34032..d0da69dd2174 100644
@@ -28,7 +28,7 @@
.\" From: @(#)ifconfig.8 8.3 (Berkeley) 1/5/94
-.Dd Nov 2, 2004
+.Dd November 2, 2004
.Dt IFCONFIG 8
@@ -330,7 +330,7 @@ Some drivers may not be able to enable these flags independently
of each other, so setting one may also set the other.
The driver will offload as much checksum work as it can reliably
support, the exact level of offloading varies between drivers.
-.It Fl rxcsum , Fl txcsum
+.It Fl rxcsum , txcsum
If the driver supports user-configurable checksum offloading,
disable receive (or transmit) checksum offloading on the interface.
These settings may not always be independent of each other.
@@ -461,7 +461,7 @@ Note that this must be issued on a physical interface associated with
not on a
.Xr vlan 4
-.It Fl vlanmtu , Fl vlanhwtag
+.It Fl vlanmtu , vlanhwtag
If the driver offers user-configurable VLAN support, disable
reception of extended frames or tag processing in hardware,
@@ -603,11 +603,11 @@ the hardware will be re-initialized.
The following parameters are specific to IEEE 802.11 wireless interfaces:
.Bl -tag -width indent
.It Cm apbridge
-When operating as an access point pass packets between
+When operating as an access point, pass packets between
wireless clients directly (default).
To instead let them pass up through the
-system and be forwarded using some other mechanism use
-.Dq Li -apbridge.
+system and be forwarded using some other mechanism, use
+.Fl apbridge .
Disabling the internal bridging
is useful when traffic is to be processed with
@@ -618,10 +618,13 @@ The set of
valid modes is
.Dq Li none ,
.Dq Li open ,
-.Dq Li shared (shared key),
-.Dq Li 8021x (IEEE 802.1x),
+.Dq Li shared
+.Dq Li 8021x
-.Dq Li wpa (IEEE WPA/WPA2/802.11i).
+.Dq Li wpa
.Dq Li 8021x
@@ -634,7 +637,7 @@ Modes are case insensitive.
Specify the MAC address of the access point to use when operating
as a station in a BSS network.
This overrides any automatic selection done by the system.
-To disable a previously selected access point supply
+To disable a previously selected access point, supply
.Dq Li any ,
.Dq Li none ,
@@ -650,7 +653,7 @@ Set the desired channels to use when scanning for access
points, neighbors in an IBSS network, or looking for unoccupied
channels when operating as an access point.
The set of channels is specified as a comma-separated list with
-each element in the list either a single channel number of a range
+each element in the list representing either a single channel number or a range
of the form
.Dq Li a-b .
Channel numbers must be in the range 1 to 255 and be permissible
@@ -671,18 +674,18 @@ adaptors ignore this setting unless you are in ad-hoc mode.
Alternatively the frequency, in megahertz, may be specified
instead of the channel number.
.It Cm hidessid
-When operating as an access point do not broadcast the SSID
+When operating as an access point, do not broadcast the SSID
in beacon frames.
-By default the SSID is included in beacon frames.
-To re-enable the broadcast of the SSID use
+By default, the SSID is included in beacon frames.
+To re-enable the broadcast of the SSID, use
.Fl hidessid .
.It Cm powersave
Enable powersave operation.
-When operating as a client the station will conserve power by
+When operating as a client, the station will conserve power by
periodically turning off the radio and listening for
messages from the access point telling it there are packets waiting.
The station must then retrieve the packets.
-When operating as an access point the station must honor power
+When operating as an access point, the station must honor power
save operation of associated clients.
Not all devices support power save operation, either as a client
or as an access point.
@@ -707,16 +710,17 @@ Technique names are case insensitive.
When operating as a station, control how the system will
behave when communication with the current access point
-may be one of
+argument may be one of
.Dq Li device
(leave it to the hardware device to decide),
.Dq Li auto
-(handle either in the device or the operating system--as appropriate),
+(handle either in the device or the operating system\[em]as appropriate),
.Dq Li manual
(do nothing until explicitly instructed).
-By the default the device is left to handle this if it is
-capable; otherwise the operating system will automatically
+By default, the device is left to handle this if it is
+capable; otherwise, the operating system will automatically
attempt to reestablish communication.
Manual mode is mostly useful when an application wants to
control the selection of an access point.
@@ -810,7 +814,7 @@ Enable Wireless Media Extensions (WME) support, if available,
for the specified interface.
WME is a subset of the IEEE 802.11e standard to support the
efficient communication of realtime and multimedia data.
-To disable WME support use
+To disable WME support, use
.Fl wme .
diff --git a/sbin/ipfw/ipfw.8 b/sbin/ipfw/ipfw.8
index ea92c5bd7acb..707f3c0c8858 100644
@@ -471,7 +471,8 @@ for ICMP packets
.It User/group ID
When the packet can be associated with a local socket.
.It Divert status
-Whether a packet came from a divert socket (e.g. natd).
+Whether a packet came from a divert socket (e.g.,
+.Xr natd 8 ) .
Note that some of the above information, e.g.\& source MAC or IP addresses and
diff --git a/sbin/kldunload/kldunload.8 b/sbin/kldunload/kldunload.8
index 935e5afb71ed..4246f0b50b80 100644
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
-.Dd April 25, 1997
+.Dd July 13, 2004
.Dt KLDUNLOAD 8
@@ -33,12 +33,10 @@
.Nd unload a file from the kernel
-.Op Fl f
-.Op Fl v
+.Op Fl fv
.Fl i Ar id
-.Op Fl f
-.Op Fl v
+.Op Fl fv
.Op Fl n
@@ -48,7 +46,7 @@ utility unloads a file which was previously loaded with
.Xr kldload 8 .
The following options are available:
-.Bl -tag -width indentXX
+.Bl -tag -width ".Fl n Ar name"
.It Fl f
Force the unload.
This ignores error returns to MOD_QUISCE from the module and implies
diff --git a/sbin/mount_unionfs/mount_unionfs.8 b/sbin/mount_unionfs/mount_unionfs.8
index 4232a44f4e28..9bdcbe04f691 100644
@@ -88,8 +88,8 @@ To enforce file system security, the user mounting the file system
must be superuser or else have write permission on the mounted-on
In addition, the
-.Xr sysctl 3
+.Xr sysctl 8
variable must be set to 1 to permit file system mounting by ordinary users.
Filenames are looked up in the upper layer and then in the
diff --git a/sbin/reboot/boot_i386.8 b/sbin/reboot/boot_i386.8
index 8dfd5d8cd09a..d7b89c9ef4af 100644
@@ -86,7 +86,8 @@ Make note of the fact that
is read only from the
-partition. As a result, slices which are missing an
+As a result, slices which are missing an
parition require user intervention during the boot process.
diff --git a/sbin/route/route.8 b/sbin/route/route.8
index 51fc7eb09090..4220acb37299 100644
@@ -414,7 +414,7 @@ The first paragraph may have slightly exaggerated
Currently, routes with the
flag set need to have the gateway set to an instance of the
.Xr lo 4
driver, using the
diff --git a/sbin/sysctl/sysctl.8 b/sbin/sysctl/sysctl.8
index 66e7badff58e..44fefa05c823 100644
@@ -97,9 +97,8 @@ compctl -K listsysctls sysctl
To enable completion of variable names in
.Xr tcsh 1 ,
-.Bd -literal -offset indent
-complete sysctl 'n/*/`sysctl -Na`/'
+.Dl "complete sysctl 'n/*/`sysctl -Na`/'"
.It Fl n
Show only variable values, not their names.
This option is useful for setting shell variables.