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Re: man-intro

From: Steffen Nurpmeso
Subject: Re: man-intro
Date: Sun, 23 May 2021 00:52:45 +0200
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Ulrich Lauther wrote in
 |On Sat, May 22, 2021 at 08:18:41PM +0200, Oliver Corff wrote:
 |> "man cd", on the other hand, opens the bash built-in command *man page*,
 |> which, at least on my system is a plethora of text to read (and digest).
 |on my sytem (ubunto mate) "man cd" results in "No manual entry for cd".

Dunno Ubuntu but POSIX manuals (aka 1p, 3p ..) could be a separate
package.  They are definitely separate balls here:

  #?0|kent:$ ll /x/balls/man-pages/
  total 2636K
  -rw-r--r--  1 ports ports 1758092 Mar 28 00:57 man-pages-5.11.tar.xz
  -rw-r--r--  1 ports ports  935196 Mar 28 00:57 man-pages-posix-2017-a.tar.xz
  drwsrwx--T  1 ports ports     100 Mar 28 01:55 ./
  drwsrws--T+ 1 ports ports    5616 May 22 17:51 ../

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