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Can anyone supply me with the man pages for:
I prefer the source man pages in nroff format.
A clue about the software bundles which supply these man pages is fine as well.
TIA (11 Replies)
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I have a small query, in solaris the man pages get displayed on half of the terminal , can i get a full terminal or full screen display ?:) (2 Replies)
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i have installed veritas storage foundation 5.1 in my sun blade 150 which running with sun solaris 5.10. Veritas commands manual pages are located in /opt/VRTS/man/man1m directory. But if i give "man vxassist" It says "no manual entry for vxassist". How to resolve this? (2 Replies)
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Any chance we could have an input pane in the forums
that targets a man page and whose content is output to the bottom
of the man page in this way forming extended man pages with additional know how?
Steve (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: spaesani
I am using FEDORA 9.
I wanted to know why do we have ".1" extension in the archives of man pages. I know we are giving format.
I want to know the importance or purpose of this format.
Can you please tell me :confused: (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: nsharath
A friend of mine just recently gave me an old RISC 6000 machine to learn on for my AIX certification. I installed AIX 4.3.3 and everything seems to work fine, except there are no man pages. Is there a way to generate man pages on this machine?
Thanks alot in advance. (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: dlynch912
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guys...usually we simply browse the man pages with "man commandName"
are there better ways to browse the man pages?
i also see many underlined words in man pages...does they have some special signifigance like the one in html.. i.e can they be directly refered for complete reference?
is... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: RishiPahuja
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When reading man pages, I notice that sometimes commands are follwed by a number enclosed in parenthesis. such as:
mkdir calls the mkdir(2) system call.
What exactly does this mean? (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: dangral
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I want to know all the commands for which man pages are available. How do i get it?
Nisha (4 Replies)
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I've written now a man pages, but I don't knwo how to get 'man' to view them. Where have I to put this files, which directories are allowed??
THX Bensky (3 Replies)
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