Mailing List gnuports@2rosenthals.com Archived Message #665

From: "Steven Levine" <gnuports@2rosenthals.com> Full Headers
Undecoded message
Subject: Re: [GNU Ports] man and man pages?
Date: Mon, 08 Jan 2018 16:44:09 -0800
To: "GNU Ports for eCS Mailing List" <gnuports@2rosenthals.com>

In <list-1860860@2rosenthals.com>, on 01/07/18
   at 07:38 PM, "Dave Yeo" <gnuports@2rosenthals.com> said:

Hi guys,


>don't think there is a current man reader install-able with RPM/YUM.
>There's the old EMX man reader and a few others on hobbes

FWIW, I current use the EMX build of:

  man.exe, version 1.5g

which works well with our less port.

There's also Alex's

  http://www.altsan.org/programming/rexx/simpleman.zip

>and most man
>pages are available on the web.

Another FWIW, my typical online man page search is

  man man page site:die.net

because I prefer the die.net formatting.

Steven

--
----------------------------------------------------------------------
"Steven Levine" <steve53@earthlink.net>  Warp/DIY/BlueLion etc.
www.scoug.com www.arcanoae.com www.warpcave.com
----------------------------------------------------------------------


--
This email was Anti Virus checked by Astaro Security Gateway. http://www.sophos.com

Subscribe: Feed, Digest, Index.
Unsubscribe
Mail to ListMaster