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what command should i use for displaying the manual pages for the socket, read and connect system calls? (1 Reply)
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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.
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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 am doing some new SOlaris Installs and the man pages do not seem to be included. Do you know how I can add them after the fact?
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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)
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I want to know all the commands for which man pages are available. How do i get it?
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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??
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I just installed openssh in my system . I actually tried to man sshd but it says no entry , though there is a man directory in the installation which have the man pages for sshd .
Can anyone tell me how should i install these man pages .
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I am having problems installing new man pages on a FreeBSD 3.3 system. They are the man entrys for a new software that I have installed and I would like them to be searchable from man. I have run Make whatis and tried to adjust the manpath.config. I also have played with catman but I think the... (1 Reply)
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Copying the man pages to the floppy is no problem , but reading
the files from a windows pc is nearly impossible because hundreds of special characters are included in the output when I try to read the copied man page from Notebook.
Is there a way to format the manpage before i copy it to a... (1 Reply)
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