Introduction to mandoc

mandoc is an utility to format manual pages.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS 12.1 platform.

Package Information

Installation of mandoc

Many utilities provided by mandoc conflicts with Man-DB in LFS. Only build the mandoc command:

./configure &&
make mandoc

To test the package, issue: make regress.

Now, as the root user:

install -vm755 mandoc   /usr/bin &&
install -vm644 mandoc.1 /usr/share/man/man1


Installed Programs: mandoc

Short Descriptions


Formats manual pages