Re: Man pages
On Sun, Nov 26, 2000 at 10:20:30AM +0000, Erik de Castro Lopo wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm a new Debian user (been using other distributions for
> about 5 years) and I seem to be missing some man pages on
> my new Debian system. I'm missing manpages for ptrace,
> termios, fcntl and others.
> The command "dpkg -l |grep man" turns up (among others)
> ii manpages 1.29-2 Man pages about using a Linux system.
> ii manpages-dev 1.29-2 Linux-development man pages.
> but neither of these seem contain the required man pages.
Those are present in the Woody package of manpages-dev. Between Slink
and Potato there was a change in where manpages are stored, so perhaps
this is a MANPATH issue. Try:
$ dpkg -S fcntl
and see if it turns up a path. If so, you've found part of the problem.
Eric G. Miller <email@example.com>
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- From: Erik de Castro Lopo <firstname.lastname@example.org>