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Date:   Wed, 2 Dec 2020 16:30:17 -0800
From:   Randy Dunlap <>
To:     Andrew Klychkov <>,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Documentation: fix typos found in admin-guide

On 12/2/20 12:44 AM, Andrew Klychkov wrote:
> diff --git a/Documentation/admin-guide/binfmt-misc.rst b/Documentation/admin-guide/binfmt-misc.rst
> index 7a86413..287d54c 100644
> --- a/Documentation/admin-guide/binfmt-misc.rst
> +++ b/Documentation/admin-guide/binfmt-misc.rst
> @@ -43,7 +43,7 @@ Here is what the fields mean:
>  - ``mask``
>     is an (optional, defaults to all 0xff) mask. You can mask out some
>     bits from matching by supplying a string like magic and as long as magic.
> -   The mask is anded with the byte sequence of the file. Note that you must
> +   The mask is ended with the byte sequence of the file. Note that you must

	"anded" is correct here, unless it would be better as "and-ed".

(see fs/binfmt_misc.c for details)

>     escape any NUL bytes; parsing halts at the first one. Ignored when using
>     filename extension matching.
>  - ``interpreter``

The rest of them look good. Thanks.

Reviewed-by: Randy Dunlap <>


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