Manlug meeting May 2005

21st May 2005

Whats new in OpenOffice v2

Iain Roberts, Axiom Tech & Open Source Consortium

examples-for-man-pages project

James Youngman and Dave Gilbert


Some of the things related to the examples-for-manual-pages project started as a result of Dave Fisher's visit last month. Their proposal -- still to be implemented and perhaps revised -- is to describe how they are searching for man pages without examples, what they find that is in need of being fixed, how far they have got, how we (ManLUG members) can help, how to use nroff to write man pages, and perhaps more.

The book 'Unix Text Processing' might be of some use for nroff commands: Postscript, PDF