man pages

Hal Snyder hal@REDACTED
Sat May 31 20:15:29 CEST 2003

Thomas Fee <thomas@REDACTED> writes:

> You mean the documentation is available as man pages?!! I've been
> using the web site as my html lookup resource but I'd
> prefer man pages. Doing something in the shell is _so_ much quicker.
> How would I get the Erlang man pages into my system?

Download otp_man_R9B-1.tar.gz from erlang site.
Extract to /usr/local/lib/erlang or such (so "man" lands in same dir
as erts-

"erl -man erlang" for example to show BIFs, "erl -man erl" for the
main CLI, usw.

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