Subject: Re: location of man pages
To: NetBSD Packages Technical Discussion List <>
From: Greywolf <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 05/07/2000 11:11:28
On Sat, 6 May 2000, Greg A. Woods wrote:

# > MANPATH=/usr/{share,X11,local}/man
# > 
# > Short, sweet and to the point.  It ain't broke.  Don't fix it.
# What was that about a solution looking for a problem again!?!?!?
# Things like MANPATH, at least for this purpose, are just that.

What was that about apples and oranges?  You mean you'd deny me the ability
to have my own personal man page hierarchy within my home directory?

I'm afraid I'm going to have to ask for the keys to your flying saucer
until the drugs wear off.


My other computer runs BSD