Re: What use are these (rpm) entries in 'man'?

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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
/usr/share/locale/az/LC_MESSAGES/yelp.    ...[snipped]...

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