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-rw-r--r--man/fbtv.12
-rw-r--r--man/pia.16
-rw-r--r--man/record.12
-rw-r--r--man/rootv.14
-rw-r--r--man/scantv.12
-rw-r--r--man/subtitles.12
-rw-r--r--man/v4l-conf.84
-rw-r--r--man/webcam.12
-rw-r--r--man/xawtv-remote.16
-rw-r--r--man/xawtv.16
10 files changed, 18 insertions, 18 deletions
diff --git a/man/fbtv.1 b/man/fbtv.1
index e8aa92c..711a201 100644
--- a/man/fbtv.1
+++ b/man/fbtv.1
@@ -98,7 +98,7 @@ Some hints from Dag Bakke <dag.bakke@riksnett.no>:
The BT8xx cards can produce images up to 768x576 pixels. In order to
have fbtv make use of your entire monitor-size and get maximum image
quality, you need to create a 768x576 pixels framebufferconsole. This
-can be accomplished with the fbset(1) utility, which is availabile at
+can be accomplished with the fbset(1) utility, which is available at
various locations. See: http://www.cs.kuleuven.ac.be/~geert/bin/
.P
Or, you can let fbtv handle the videomode changes with the -m switch.
diff --git a/man/pia.1 b/man/pia.1
index 8e2170a..e26f039 100644
--- a/man/pia.1
+++ b/man/pia.1
@@ -5,7 +5,7 @@ pia - play media files
.B pia [ options ] movie
.SH DESCRIPTION
.B pia
-is a small X11 tool which playes movie files.
+is a small X11 tool which plays movie files.
.SH OPTIONS
.B pia
understands the usual toolkit options (-geometry + friends).
@@ -24,7 +24,7 @@ enable debug messages.
Use OSS device <dev> for sound.
.TP
.B -noxv
-Disable Xvideo extention.
+Disable Xvideo extension.
.TP
.B -nogl
Disable OpenGL.
@@ -41,7 +41,7 @@ This also turns off audio playback.
.SH SUPPORTED MOVIE FORMATS
Main purpose of this utility is to playback movie files recorded by
xawtv, motv and streamer. It should be able to playback every AVI or
-QuickTime movie written by one of the mentioned utilites. Feel free
+QuickTime movie written by one of the mentioned utilities. Feel free
to submit a bug report if this doesn't work for some file.
.SS QuickTime
.B pia
diff --git a/man/record.1 b/man/record.1
index 643f487..35435fc 100644
--- a/man/record.1
+++ b/man/record.1
@@ -16,7 +16,7 @@ display help text
.TP
.B -o file
basename for the output file(s), a number and the .wav
-extention are added by record. Default is "record".
+extension are added by record. Default is "record".
.TP
.B -i dev
mixer control. This should be the one where you can adjust the record
diff --git a/man/rootv.1 b/man/rootv.1
index 3b8b903..904e55e 100644
--- a/man/rootv.1
+++ b/man/rootv.1
@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
.TH rootv 1 "(c) 2000-2002 Gerd Knorr"
.SH NAME
-rootv - display TV using the Xvideo extention
+rootv - display TV using the Xvideo extension
.SH SYNOPSIS
.B rootv [ options ]
.SH DESCRIPTION
@@ -9,7 +9,7 @@ puts a video to some window. By default it creates its own window,
but you can also ask it to use the root window (thus the name) or any
other window.
.B rootv
-needs the Xvideo extention.
+needs the Xvideo extension.
.P
.B rootv
itself provides no way to control video/audio/tuner. You can use
diff --git a/man/scantv.1 b/man/scantv.1
index 2482386..3bb293b 100644
--- a/man/scantv.1
+++ b/man/scantv.1
@@ -18,7 +18,7 @@ set \fBf\fPrequency table. scantv will ask interactively if
none is given.
.TP
.B -o outfile
-specify \fBo\fPutput file. If none is specified, scantv write
+specify \fBo\fPutput file. If none is specified, scantv writes
to stdout.
.TP
.B -c device
diff --git a/man/subtitles.1 b/man/subtitles.1
index f2ac0e1..3a5922f 100644
--- a/man/subtitles.1
+++ b/man/subtitles.1
@@ -8,7 +8,7 @@ subtitles - display subtitles within xawtv.
fetches the given teletext page with the alevt-cap utility and
displays it using xawtv-remote in an endless loop. It's most
useful for pages which carry subtitles for the current TV program.
-It's page 150 in germany.
+It's page 150 in Germany.
.SH OPTIONS
.TP
.B -help
diff --git a/man/v4l-conf.8 b/man/v4l-conf.8
index 09dacaa..7475bf7 100644
--- a/man/v4l-conf.8
+++ b/man/v4l-conf.8
@@ -20,7 +20,7 @@ must be installed suid-root.
knows three ways to get the informations:
.TP 3
*
-Query the X-Server using the XF86 DGA extention. This is the default
+Query the X-Server using the XF86 DGA extension. This is the default
if the DISPLAY environment variable is set.
.TP 3
*
@@ -63,7 +63,7 @@ autodetected value, this switch is only useful if autodetect doesn't
work because the X-Server lacks DGA support. You can put this into
/etc/conf.modules, as "post-install bttv ..." for example.
.SH BUGS
-Hope I havn't any security flaws in there. If you find one, drop me a
+Hope I haven't any security flaws in there. If you find one, drop me a
note. Mails with patches are preferred :-)
.SH SEE ALSO
xawtv(1), fbtv(1)
diff --git a/man/webcam.1 b/man/webcam.1
index 9eb4c52..94a5276 100644
--- a/man/webcam.1
+++ b/man/webcam.1
@@ -150,7 +150,7 @@ This is the coefficient of distortion. This algorithm is based on the
paper "Correcting Distortion of Image by Image Registration" of Toru
Tamaki, Tsuyoshi Yamamura and Noboru Ahnishi. More your lens has an
important distortion, more 'distor_k' must be neared of 0. 700 is the
-défault value. Coefficient k of program is x100 than article.
+default value. Coefficient k of program is x100 than article.
.TP
.B distor_cx = 192
.TP
diff --git a/man/xawtv-remote.1 b/man/xawtv-remote.1
index 353ceeb..66bccaa 100644
--- a/man/xawtv-remote.1
+++ b/man/xawtv-remote.1
@@ -136,14 +136,14 @@ fullscreen mode).
.TP
.B vtx line1 line2 [ ... ]
Display subtitles. It pops up a small window at the bottom of the screen.
-It is supported to be used as interface for displaying subtitles (often on
-videotext page 150 in europe, thats why the name) by external programs.
+It is intended to be used as an interface for displaying subtitles (often on
+videotext page 150 in Europe, that's why the name) by external programs.
.br
Every command line argument is one line, zero lines removes the window.
You can colorize the text with the control sequence "ESC foreground
background". foreground/background has the range 0-7 (ansi term colors).
Example: "\\03347 hello world " is blue on white. "\\033" must be a real
-escape character, the string does'nt work. With the bash you'll get it
+escape character, the string doesn't work. With the bash you'll get it
with ^V ESC. vtx does also understand the ANSI tty escape sequences for
color.
.TP
diff --git a/man/xawtv.1 b/man/xawtv.1
index d76cccc..0a9a343 100644
--- a/man/xawtv.1
+++ b/man/xawtv.1
@@ -70,7 +70,7 @@ Resource: xawtv.debug (int).
.TP
\fB-remote\fP
X11 display is remote. This basically disables overlay mode, you
-might need this if xawtv failes to autodetect a remote X11 display.
+might need this if xawtv fails to autodetect a remote X11 display.
.br
Resource: xawtv.remote (bool).
.TP
@@ -155,7 +155,7 @@ both hardware and xfree86 driver support it. See README.xfree4 for
more details and hints on how to setup Xvideo.
.SH GETTING STARTED
Just start xawtv. Then verify the settings in the options menu (right
-mouse button) and adjust the settings (TV norm, Video source, freqency
+mouse button) and adjust the settings (TV norm, Video source, frequency
table). With the cursor keys you can control the tuner and look for
TV Stations. Other useful hotkeys are listed below.
.P
@@ -190,7 +190,7 @@ R Popup AVI \fIR\fPecording Window
Z Channel Hopper (\fIz\fPapping, tune in every
station a few seconds)
Ctrl+Z Fast Channel Hopping (grab the images for the
- Channel Bottons)
+ Channel Buttons)
up/down tune up/down one channel
left/right fine tuning

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