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Old 01-10-2007, 08:13 AM   #1
zefo
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transfer aix man pages to linux


hello,

I guess it is no new thing that many linux commands have different features as compared to AIX ones. I wonder if there is a way how to transfer all man pages in AIX so I can read them on a linux machine and see the differences.

So far I have not been very successfull with locating all the AIX man pages (/usr/share/man is rather incomplete - e. g. I could not see the man of date command).

thank you for any help.

-- joe
 
Old 01-11-2007, 04:44 AM   #2
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Post How much?

How much u r successful?
Could u see any man page in linux?
 
Old 01-11-2007, 05:01 AM   #3
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How much u r successful?
Could u see any man page in linux?
well actually, I am at the point of not knowing what (where in AIX the man pages are located) exactly should I copy where. there is no progress so far.
 
Old 02-15-2007, 03:08 PM   #4
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hello all,

I suggest that you use the whereis and which command with diffrent commands to locate the documentation.

$whereis ls who
$which ls who

and also you can try to know what is the value of this variable
MANPATH

$echo $MANPATH

with best regards,
yahia salah
 
  


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