Patchwork - libxt_bpf: use correct shell term in man page description

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Submitter Mart Frauenlob
Date April 8, 2013, 8:14 a.m.
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Mart Frauenlob - April 8, 2013, 8:14 a.m.

use 'command substitution' as correct shell term instead of 'backticks'.
Also mention backquotes and `$()' form.

btw: After compiling in the git directory the nfbpf_compile binary is 
shown as new file by git. Should that be so?

Best regards

From 536c34c67b4149e7c83f474350d8a5fbaaa0fa6d Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Mart Frauenlob <>
Date: Mon, 8 Apr 2013 10:03:22 +0200
Subject: [PATCH] Use correct shell term in man page.

 extensions/ |    2 +-
 1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)


diff --git a/extensions/ b/extensions/
index 4120a23..675effd 100644
--- a/extensions/
+++ b/extensions/
@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@  Match using Linux Socket Filter. Expects a BPF program in decimal format. This
 is the format generated by the \fBnfbpf_compile\fP utility.
 \fB\-\-bytecode\fP \fIcode\fP
-Pass the code in backtick format as argument.
+Pass the code as argument using command substitution (backquotes or `$()' form).
 The code format is similar to the output of the tcpdump -ddd command: one line
 that stores the number of instructions, followed by one line for each