Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 11246
zsh man pages are incorrectly formatted
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:55 EDT
> The man pages for zsh (zsh-3.0.7-4) are not generated right. In
> /usr/man/man1/zshall.1.gz should have links inside to other man pages
> zshbuiltins, ... zshzle. zshall is a master man page for all the
> Because the files are gzipped, catman is looking for zshmisc.1 instead of
> zshmisc.1.gz, so it won't find it, so the man page zshall will be
> which is really inconvenient. It's been like this for the past few
> of RedHat, I am surprised nobody noticed.
> su root
> cd /usr/man/man1
> gunzip zsh*
> rm /var/catman/cat1/zshall.1.gz
> man zshall
> Thank you for a future fix.
This problem doesn't seem to occur with the Rawhide version (3.0.7-5). Can you
check that one, and reopen if the bug still occurs?
There's no zsh 3.0.7-5 in RawHide. I am looking at
and all I see is zsh-3.0.7-4.i386.rpm . . . . . . Mar 8 20:43 470k
I cannot try the version you mentioned so I am reopening the bug.
That's because a new RawHide ahsn't been released since the fix.
In zsh-3.0.8-3 this bug is not fixed;
rm: remove `zshall.1.gz'? y
Formatting page, please wait...
<standard input>:23: realpath on `man1/zshmisc.1' failed: No such file or
<standard input>:24: realpath on `man1/zshexpn.1' failed: No such file or
<standard input>:25: realpath on `man1/zshbuiltins.1' failed: No such file or
<standard input>:26: realpath on `man1/zshcompctl.1' failed: No such file or
<standard input>:27: realpath on `man1/zshparam.1' failed: No such file or
<standard input>:28: realpath on `man1/zshzle.1' failed: No such file or
<standard input>:29: realpath on `man1/zshoptions.1' failed: No such file or