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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
dear unix experts,
the 'man' command on my system isn't finding a manpage that is
in a MANPATH directory, or even when I specify the path directly:
12:56pm ilya@node1390 /idi/sabetilab/ilya/usr/share/man $ man -M . xemacs
No manual entry for xemacs
12:56pm ilya@node1390... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: notestaff
2. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I realise that with GNU 'info' a lot of developers become, dare I say it, quite lazy when it comes to providing a well written man page - and some argue they're not needed at all. But I find, in the products that I develop, that man pages are used more often for quick reference, and therefore the... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: cambridge
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
hope this is the correct forum for this question.
I have created a man page, named nfwatchdog.1.gz. This man page was installed under /usr/share/man/man1. When I execute: man nfwatchdog from any location, the man page is incorrectly opened (I see ASCII garbage). But when I directly... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: nardix
I would like to develop a man page as the one we usually get when we execute man <command name>. This man page will be for a samll utility that i have written.
If this is not possible then what are the available possibilites for creating such help.
thanks in advance. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: raghu.amilineni
it seem that i am unable to get man help form solaris 10.
I am running SunOS unknown 5.10 Generic_120012-14 i86pc i386 i86pc
when ever i try to man a command what i get is "No manual entry" like the one below.
# man grep
No manual entry for grep.
# man ls
No manual entry for ls.... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: ezsurf
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Man page is not working my system. It is giving the following the following error
> man ls
gdbm fatal: read error
with debug option
> man -d ls
using less as pager
checking for locale en_US
add_nls_manpath(): processing /usr/local/man:/usr/share/man:/usr/X11R6/man... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: praveenkumar_l
7. Red Hat
I'm looking for the man page for scp version 1.2.27
I have an old redhat server that has a few large scripts that use this version and I want to know what the -A flag does and the man page is not on there. (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Tornado
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I was wonderiong if ther is a way for a user to add a man page specific to thier account. similar to copying the .1 or .1.gz to /usr/share/man/man1 "cp *.1.gz /usr/share/man/man1". Except for using another folder as I don't have access to /usr/share/man/man1. I would think that this might involve... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: jacob358
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i've never done this before. i created a script that I placed in /usr/bin, but want to create a man page for it. i'm clueless
thanks (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: theDirtiest