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Old 08-28-2004, 07:41 PM   #1
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accessing man pages


I have a few questions about man pages

How may I view the manpages in something else other than terminal?

In the terminal how may I exit a man page?

Thanks in advance!
 
Old 08-28-2004, 07:58 PM   #2
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To exit a man page, press the "q" key. Where else were you thinking of viewing the pages? They are all online.
 
Old 08-28-2004, 08:09 PM   #3
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To exit a man page just press 'q'. To read a man page in the browser, Google for man XXX. ;-)
 
Old 08-28-2004, 09:16 PM   #4
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Yeah there are ways to view man pages. Like previously posted google, or you can type
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$ xman &
To make it a background job (in your shell). You'll see a little small white box come up. You should know what to do from there =)
 
Old 08-28-2004, 10:24 PM   #5
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Thanks very much!

ctrl+q should be implemented
 
  


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