Patchwork [ethtool,6/7] ethtool.8: Reword synopses for consistency and style

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Submitter Ben Hutchings
Date Jan. 12, 2011, 4:23 p.m.
Message ID <1294849392.3946.6.camel@bwh-desktop>
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Permalink /patch/78591/
State Not Applicable
Delegated to: David Miller
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Ben Hutchings - Jan. 12, 2011, 4:23 p.m.
Signed-off-by: Ben Hutchings <bhutchings@solarflare.com>

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diff --git a/ethtool.8.in b/ethtool.8.in
index b7ba73e..203d33d 100644
--- a/ethtool.8.in
+++ b/ethtool.8.in
@@ -87,7 +87,7 @@ 
 
 .TH ETHTOOL 8 "January 2011" "Ethtool version @VERSION@"
 .SH NAME
-ethtool \- Display or change network driver and hardware settings
+ethtool \- query or control network driver and hardware settings
 .SH SYNOPSIS
 .B ethtool
 .I ethX
@@ -322,8 +322,8 @@  ethtool \- Display or change network driver and hardware settings
 
 .SH DESCRIPTION
 .BI ethtool
-is used for querying and changing settings of a network device driver
-and hardware, particularly for wired Ethernet devices.
+is used to query and control network device driver and hardware
+settings, particularly for wired Ethernet devices.
 
 .I ethX
 is the name of the network device on which ethtool should operate.