What viewer to use for viewing man pages with syntax highlighting?
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thanks for the suggestions, I've tried all of them and settled on PAGER=most in terminal, and konqueror in X. There's another method using vim as pager, via add-on scripts not shipped by default with slackware. whichman is another package to use for searching keywords in man pages, while w3m (text console www browser similar to lynx) can be used to view man pages in terminal as well.
Distribution: Linux From Scratch, Slackware64, Partedmagic
I've recently written a script to convert man pages into html format that can be used by the devhelp reader ( or a normal browser ) you an get it here > http://keithhedger.freetzi.com/zips/makemanpages.tgz make sure you read the readme this is very experimental ( and SLOooow ) so feed back would be appreciated.