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Re: C function manpages

On Tue, May 25, 1999 at 05:08:37AM -0400, Alec Smith wrote:
> On Solaris and other systems I could execute a command such as 'man getc'
> for example to look up info on the C getc() function. On Debian I haven't
> been able to do this without getting the 'no manual entry' message. Which
> package might I install to get the same (or similar) functionality as
> Solaris?
I believe you need to install the developer manpages, which is a
separate package (manpages-dev, I think).


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