man pages won't work
Donald.Smith at qwest.com
Thu Nov 9 10:12:25 EST 2000
look at scp.0 and scp.1 with nroff -man scp.0 | more it looks like a normal
look at scp.1 with nroff -man scp.1 |more it looks like unformated text.
The scp.0 file is for catman the scp.1 file is for TROFFMAN or MANPAGES per
SOLUTION those of you with broken manpages just copy the *.0 files into the
correct directories. (/usr/local/man/man1,5,8)
Staff IP Engineer
IP Network Engineering Security
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Damien Miller [mailto:djm at mindrot.org]
> Sent: Wednesday, November 08, 2000 3:09 PM
> To: Gert Doering
> Cc: Stephan Hendl; openssh-unix-dev at mindrot.org
> Subject: Re: man pages won't work
> On Wed, 8 Nov 2000, Gert Doering wrote:
> > Seconded. I thought it was only me (and didn't investigate
> > To me, it seems as if some nroff-macros are used that
> "generic nroff -man"
> > doesn't know.
> A few people have reported this as a problem.
> If someone with an affected system and better knowledge of
> nroff can come
> up with a solution it would be appreciated.
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