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MAN(1)											   MAN(1)

       man - print sections of this manual

       man [ option ... ] [ chapter ] title ...

       Man  locates  and  prints the section of this manual named title in the specified chapter.
       (In this context, the word `page' is often used as a synonym for `section'.)  The title is
       entered	in  lower case.  The chapter number does not need a letter suffix.  If no chapter
       is specified, the whole manual is searched  for	title  and  all  occurrences  of  it  are

       Options and their meanings are:

       -t     Phototypeset the section using troff(1).

       -n     Print the section on the standard output using nroff(1).

       -k     Display the output on a Tektronix 4014 terminal using troff(1) and tc(1).

       -e     Appended	or  prefixed  to any of the above causes the manual section to be prepro-
	      cessed by neqn or eqn(1); -e alone means -te.

       -w     Print the path names of the manual sections, but do not print  the  sections  them-

	      Copy an already formatted manual section to the terminal, or, if none is available,
	      act as -n.  It may be necessary to use a filter to adapt the output to the particu-
	      lar terminal's characteristics.

       Further	options, e.g. to specify the kind of terminal you have, are passed on to troff(1)
       or nroff.  Options and chapter may be changed before each title.

       For example:

	      man man

       would reproduce this section, as well as any other sections named man that  may	exist  in
       other chapters of the manual, e.g.  man(7).


       nroff(1), eqn(1), tc(1), man(7)

       The  manual  is	supposed to be reproducible either on a phototypesetter or on a terminal.
       However, on a terminal some information is necessarily lost.

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