Installing Man-pages

Installation of Man-pages

Install Man-pages by running the following command:

patch -Np1 -i ../man-pages-1.38.patch &&
make install

Command explanations

patch -Np1 -i ../man-pages-1.38.patch: We patch the man-pages package to include three important missing pages: ldd's, and's


The Man-pages package contains various manual pages that don't come with the packages.


Examples of provided manual pages are the manual pages describing all the C and C++ functions, few important /dev/ files and more.