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Linux Man Page Howto

Linux Man Page Howto

Jens Schweikhardt

Pradeep Padala - Conversion from HTML to DocBook v4.1.

v0.1, 2002-09-07

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$Id: Man-Page.sgml,v 1.2 2002/12/15 17:51:43 schweikh Exp schweikh $

This HOWTO explains what you should bear in mind when you are going to write on-line documentation -- a so-called man page -- that you want to make accessible via the man(1) command. Throughout this HOWTO, a manual entry is simply referred to as a man page, regardless of actual length and without sexist intention.