[openssl-commits] [openssl] master update

Richard Levitte levitte at openssl.org
Sat Mar 11 10:22:57 UTC 2017

The branch master has been updated
       via  8e3d46e58ba1b754f0c3fdddd47f7c451f0b2b23 (commit)
      from  6e470e190853f59a394dc92fefd74666c94266f4 (commit)

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commit 8e3d46e58ba1b754f0c3fdddd47f7c451f0b2b23
Author: Richard Levitte <levitte at openssl.org>
Date:   Sat Mar 11 10:51:04 2017 +0100

    UI docs: Rephrase the UI method function return value description
    It seems the =item isn't supposed to have pure numbers, or so tells me
    Reviewed-by: Tim Hudson <tjh at openssl.org>
    (Merged from https://github.com/openssl/openssl/pull/2906)


Summary of changes:
 doc/man3/UI_create_method.pod | 23 ++++-------------------
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 19 deletions(-)

diff --git a/doc/man3/UI_create_method.pod b/doc/man3/UI_create_method.pod
index c1d3088..1c40153 100644
--- a/doc/man3/UI_create_method.pod
+++ b/doc/man3/UI_create_method.pod
@@ -85,28 +85,13 @@ by closing the channel to the tty, maybe by destroying a dialog box.
-All of these functions are expected to return one of these values:
-=over 4
-=item 0
-on error.
-=item 1
-on success.
-=item -1
-on out-off-band events, for example if some prompting has been
-cancelled (by pressing Ctrl-C, for example).
-This is only expected to be returned by the flusher or the reader.
+All of these functions are expected to return 0 on error, 1 on
+success, or -1 on out-off-band events, for example if some prompting
+has been cancelled (by pressing Ctrl-C, for example).
+Only the flusher or the reader are expected to return -1.
 If returned by another of the functions, it's treated as if 0 was
 Regarding the writer and the reader, don't assume the former should
 only write and don't assume the latter should only read.
 This depends on the needs of the method.

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