man pages

Michael Hirmke
Sun Mar 12 16:22:00 GMT 2000

Hi Stefan,

>$ man man
>Error executing formatting or display command.
>No manual entry for man
>However, if I "manually" run the above command "(cd /usr/local/man ;
>(echo -e "..."  ...,etc the man page is printed out just fine. So, why
>doesn't it work from the man command?
>Any hints highly appreciated. Thanks,

Probably either your man pages or your man config file is in DOS, not
Unix format and/or your partitions are not mounted in binary mode.

>Stefan L

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