Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 104991
Damaged man pages
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:57:45 EDT
Description of problem:
some man pages are damaged and can't be displayed
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. type "man fclose" or "man fcloseall" in the shell
$ man fclose
iconv: illegal input sequence at position 2277
$ man fcloseall
iconv: illegal input sequence at position 2281
format and show man page
rpm -V man-pages says that all files are ok.
Other man-pages are ok, but of course I didn't call all of them, so there may be
more that can't be displayed.
I suggest to add a check target (make check) for the Makefile if one exists
which checks all man sources if they can be formatted before you release a new
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 103214 ***
Tnx. RH rulez!