[OS X TeX] $MANPATH (again??)
herbs at wideopenwest.com
Fri Aug 12 09:35:12 EDT 2005
On Aug 12, 2005, at 3:46 AM, Bruno Voisin wrote:
> This is indeed what was causing grief. Doing now, in Terminal,
> sudo pico /usr/share/misc/man.conf
> removing my former manual addition of
> MANPATH /usr/local/man
> commenting out (with a #) the default line
> MANPATH_MAP /usr/local/bin /usr/local/share/man
> and saving these modifications, I get now
> legimc11:~ brunovoisin$ manpath
> And "man convert" does indeed work!
> Thus it's Apple which ships a man.conf with a broken (or, at least,
> odd) setup.
> Many thanks,
> Bruno Voisin
I like ManOpen so much that quite a while ago I added
alias appropos="openman -k"
to my ~/.bash_profile and have the man paths
in ManOpen's preferences.
Am I missing anything?
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)
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