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Re: PDF manuals



On Tue, 2006-05-09 at 12:59 -0500, Alex White wrote:
> Les Mikesell wrote:
> > On Tue, 2006-05-09 at 03:39, Stephen Chadfield wrote:
> >> Deboo ^ <knowledgeful gmail com> wrote:
> >>> Where do I get all manuals in pdf? I need mutt, slrn, pine  manuals.
> >> What makes you think all PDF manuals exist for all those programs?
> > 
> > There should be some invocation of 'man -t ... | ps2pdf ...'
> > that would generate whatever you want in pdf.
> > 
> 
> Reading the man page on "man"
> 
> man -t mutt > muttdoc.ps && ps2pdf muttdoc.ps muttdoc.pdf
> 
> This will get you a pdf of that manual if you want it. It will be
> formatted as a man page as one would expect.

I just tested two different ways of getting man pages to pdf:

http://homepage.mac.com/mpeters/misc/pdf_stuff/

The way you mentioned, and using rman (from Fedora Extras)


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