Bug 161475 - [patch] man(1), treat pipe & files w/o slash
Summary: [patch] man(1), treat pipe & files w/o slash
Status: Open
Alias: None
Product: Base System
Classification: Unclassified
Component: bin (show other bugs)
Version: 10.0-CURRENT
Hardware: Any Any
: Normal Affects Only Me
Assignee: freebsd-bugs (Nobody)
Depends on:
Reported: 2011-10-10 22:50 UTC by Nali Toja
Modified: 2017-12-31 22:32 UTC (History)
0 users

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view_as_manpage.diff (915 bytes, patch)
2011-10-10 22:50 UTC, Nali Toja
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Description Nali Toja 2011-10-10 22:50:09 UTC
- treat pipe as a manpage
- allow to view files that do no start with path delimiter

cf. http://docs.freebsd.org/cgi/mid.cgi?20110814171617.GA4980

How-To-Repeat: $ man dup.2
$ texi2pod.pl ffmpeg.texi | pod2man | man
$ ssh foo@bar cat /path/to/man.1.xz | man
Comment 1 Eitan Adler freebsd_committer freebsd_triage 2017-12-31 08:00:54 UTC
For bugs matching the following criteria:

Status: In Progress Changed: (is less than) 2014-06-01

Reset to default assignee and clear in-progress tags.

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