Subject: Re: pkgsrc/games, man pages and man section 6
To: None <>
From: Klaus Heinz <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/21/2004 19:47:40
Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> Many man pages of games in pkgsrc/games are installed to man6. This seems
> good and fine.
> But a few install to section 1.
> grep 'man/man[0-57-9]' games/*/PLIS*
> I emailed this to the maintainer for rocksndiamonds: is it okay I make it
> install to man6/rocksndiamonds.6?

This seems to apply to Debian 2.2/3.0, Solaris 9, Fedora FC 2, FreeBSD
4.10 and SuSE 8 as well. MacOS X 10.2 (server) lacks sections 4, 5 and 6,
don't know about the desktop version.

I think this change should be fed back to the author of the software.