Subject: Re: man
To: Matthias Scheler <>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <>
List: amiga
Date: 10/16/1994 21:45:51
> I have a problem with man: it ignores the section.
> If I use "man chmod" I got get the manual for "/bin/chmod" as expected.
> If I use "man 2 chmod" I don't get the manual from the first section
> again but "/usr/man/cat2/chmod.0" exists.

let me guess: you have MANPATH set.

this is a known bug in 'man'.  if you unsetenv MANPATH, things will
work properly.