On Thu, 2007-11-01 at 14:49 +0000, Chris G wrote: > So what is the point of these (rpm) entries? Do they somehow indicate > that there is some sort of documentation there, if so how do I get at > it? I would *guess* so. You'd usually find non-man file documentation in: /usr/share/doc/<name-of-package-probably-with-version-numbers>/ You could always use the rpm -ql command to see what's included in a package, and installed where. [[email protected] ~]$ apropos yelp yelp (rpm) - A system documentation reader from the Gnome project [[email protected] ~]$ man yelp No manual entry for yelp [[email protected] ~]$ rpm -ql yelp /etc/gconf/schemas/yelp.schemas /usr/bin/gnome-help /usr/bin/yelp /usr/share/applications/gnome-yelp.desktop /usr/share/doc/yelp-2.18.1 /usr/share/doc/yelp-2.18.1/AUTHORS /usr/share/doc/yelp-2.18.1/COPYING /usr/share/doc/yelp-2.18.1/ChangeLog /usr/share/doc/yelp-2.18.1/MAINTAINERS /usr/share/doc/yelp-2.18.1/NEWS /usr/share/doc/yelp-2.18.1/README /usr/share/gnome/help /usr/share/icons/hicolor/192x192/apps/yelp-icon-big.png /usr/share/locale/af/LC_MESSAGES/yelp.mo /usr/share/locale/am/LC_MESSAGES/yelp.mo /usr/share/locale/ar/LC_MESSAGES/yelp.mo /usr/share/locale/az/LC_MESSAGES/yelp. ...[snipped]... -- (This computer runs FC7, my others run FC4, FC5 & FC6, in case that's important to the thread.) Don't send private replies to my address, the mailbox is ignored. I read messages from the public lists.