man pages

Stefan Lindqvist
Fri Mar 17 14:10:00 GMT 2000


I downloaded the binaries for man from:

and the groff binaries from:

and that's all I needed. I believe less was already in my cygwin full.exe.

If I understand correctly you only need ncurses if you want to download and
rebuild the source code.

/Stefan L

Michael Hirmke wrote:

> Of course you can, but you have to get a bunch of tools, which are not
> included in B20, but are in 1.0!
> These are
> - less
> - groff
> - ncurses
> - man
> You can find all of them including a description on how to build and
> install them on somewhere in
> /pub/win32/develop/gnuwin32/cygwin/porters/Hirmke_Michael!
> (hope I remember the path correctly)

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