[systemd-devel] [PATCH 6/9] man: Document \: escapes in nspawn's --bind option

Richard Maw richard.maw at codethink.co.uk
Thu May 28 05:02:12 PDT 2015

From: Richard Maw <richard.maw at gmail.com>

 man/systemd-nspawn.xml | 4 +++-
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/man/systemd-nspawn.xml b/man/systemd-nspawn.xml
index 49f3e13..ffb513d 100644
--- a/man/systemd-nspawn.xml
+++ b/man/systemd-nspawn.xml
@@ -578,7 +578,9 @@
         same path in the container --, or a colon-separated pair of
         paths -- in which case the first specified path is the source
         in the host, and the second path is the destination in the
-        container. This option may be specified multiple times for
+        container. Backslash escapes are interpreted so
+        <literal>\:</literal> may be used to embed colons in either path.
+        This option may be specified multiple times for
         creating multiple independent bind mount points. The
         <option>--bind-ro=</option> option creates read-only bind

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