typo of descripiton in README

Bug #1690861 reported by Christopher Yeleighton on 2017-05-15
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
patch (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Line 19 of /usr/share/doc/patch/README contains "descripiton".

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04
Package: patch 2.7.1-4ubuntu2.3
Uname: Linux 3.4.0+ x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.14.1-0ubuntu3.23
Architecture: amd64
Date: Mon May 15 18:40:47 2017
 gcc-4.9-base 4.9.3-0ubuntu4
 libc6 2.19-0ubuntu6.11
 libgcc1 1:4.9.3-0ubuntu4
 multiarch-support 2.19-0ubuntu6.11
ProcEnviron: Error: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/proc/62/environ'
SourcePackage: patch
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Hans Joachim Desserud (hjd) wrote :

Thanks for taking your time to report this issue and help making Ubuntu better.

I can confirm the typo is still present in the latest version of patch on Ubuntu Artful. It seems like the README was unchanged from the upstream project, so I've forwarded the issue so that can be fixed for all :)

Changed in patch (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
tags: added: artful bitesize string-fix xenial yakkety zesty
summary: - descripiton in README
+ typo of descripiton in README
Changed in patch (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
Changed in patch (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Simon Vall (svsimonvall)
Changed in patch (Ubuntu):
assignee: Simon Vall (svsimonvall) → nobody
Hans Joachim Desserud (hjd) wrote :

The typo has been fixed, upstream and in patch 2.7.6-1 on Ubuntu bionic.

Changed in patch (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
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