Installing erl -man <page>

Mayuresh Kulkarni <>
Fri Aug 8 15:31:39 CEST 2003


jilani,

i dont have installation privileges where i work and the same thing
happens to the default erlang installation here. what i do is use

man -M <pathtomanpages>

or set the MANPATH variable (in which case the -M option to man is not
needed)

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On Fri, 8 Aug 2003, Jilani Khaldi wrote:

> Hi All,
>
> I just have installed OTP_R9C on a Linux box and I want to intstall the
> utility erl -man <page>.
> So I have untarred otp_man_R9C-0.tar.gz and now I have:
> /usr/local/lib/erlang/lib/man| man1
>                              | man3
>                              | man4
>                              | man6
>
> Now doing for example: erl -man io
>
> I get:
> No manual entry for io
>
> What I am missing?
>
> Thanks!
>
> jilani
>
> ps.
> Why man2 and man5 don't exist?
>
>
>



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