silly man pages

Fabio Fracassi f.fracassi at
Wed Nov 15 09:40:55 PST 2000

On Wednesday 15 November 2000 07:48, you wrote:
> Hi,
> if you have installed X the way it is described in one of the LFS-Hints,
> some man pages will have 0 byte. Maybe you have the same problem.
> Unfortunately, I can't fix it until now.
> Any fixes ?
> Franz
> Thinus wrote:
> >after installing X (and yes, it works, kinda ;) ) i'm getting strange
> > errors with man, but it seems to affect only the X man pages. All the
> > pages that was installed with X (i think) first gives me a error about
> > f-something can't find the file and then a man error telling me the page
> > is not available. the affected pages seems to have a .[number]x
> > extension, all the others works like a charm.

This is not a fix, but maybe it helps you all the same:
X installs all the manpages as HTML under /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/doc/html


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