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[libvirt] [PATCH] virsh: Clarify behavior of domain list filtering.



Some combinations of filtering flags produce no result. This patch tries
to clarify this.

Also fix unintentional double space.
---
 tools/virsh.pod | 11 ++++++-----
 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

diff --git a/tools/virsh.pod b/tools/virsh.pod
index c6f205a..2efb277 100644
--- a/tools/virsh.pod
+++ b/tools/virsh.pod
@@ -395,10 +395,11 @@ into s3 state.
 Normally only active domains are listed. To list inactive domains specify
 I<--inactive> or I<--all> to list both active and inactive domains.

-To filter the list of domains present on the hypervisor you may specify one or
-more of filtering flags supported by the B<list> command.  These flags are
-grouped by function. Specifying one or more flags from a group enables the
-filter group. Supported filtering flags and groups:
+To further filter the list of domains you may specify one or more of filtering
+flags supported by the B<list> command. These flags are grouped by function.
+Specifying one or more flags from a group enables the filter group. Note that
+some combinations of flags may yield no results. Supported filtering flags and
+groups:

 =over 4

@@ -435,7 +436,7 @@ domains without a snapshot I<--without-snapshot>.
 When talking to older servers, this command is forced to use a series of API
 calls with an inherent race, where a domain might not be listed or might appear
 more than once if it changed state between calls while the list was being
-collected.  Newer servers do not have this problem.
+collected. Newer servers do not have this problem.

 If I<--managed-save> is specified, then domains that have managed save state
 (only possible if they are in the B<shut off> state, so you need to specify
-- 
1.7.12


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