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From: Robert Marshall <>
Date: Tue, 26 Jan 2016 10:28:35 -0500
Subject: [PATCH] Clean up grub-setpassword documentation (#1290799)

The output for --help had some errors. Corrected those and polished the
text to be a little easier to follow. Carried verbage over to man page
to maintain internal consistency.

Resolves: rhbz#1290799
 util/grub-setpassword.8  |  2 +-
 util/ | 15 +++++++--------
 2 files changed, 8 insertions(+), 9 deletions(-)

diff --git a/util/grub-setpassword.8 b/util/grub-setpassword.8
index 49200a848b7..dc91dd6697b 100644
--- a/util/grub-setpassword.8
+++ b/util/grub-setpassword.8
@@ -19,7 +19,7 @@ Display program usage and exit.
 -v, --version
 Display the current version.
--o, --output[=\fIDIRECTORY PATH\fR]
+-o, --output=<\fIDIRECTORY\fR>
 Choose the file path to which user.cfg will be written.
diff --git a/util/ b/util/
index fb9d3a3b6f9..c8c0fa4199d 100755
--- a/util/
+++ b/util/
@@ -16,15 +16,14 @@ grub_mkpasswd="${bindir}/@grub_mkpasswd_pbkdf2@"
 # Print the usage.
 usage () {
     cat <<EOF
-Usage: $0 [OPTION] [SOURCE]
-Run GRUB script in a Qemu instance.
-  -h, --help              print this message and exit
-  -v, --version           print the version information and exit
-  -o, --output_path       choose a custom output path for user.cfg
+Usage: $0 [OPTION]
 $0 prompts the user to set a password on the grub bootloader. The password
-is written to a file named user.cfg.
+is written to a file named user.cfg which lives in the GRUB directory
+located by default at ${grubdir}.
+  -h, --help                     print this message and exit
+  -v, --version                  print the version information and exit
+  -o, --output_path <DIRECTORY>  put user.cfg in a user-selected directory
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