Bug 4801 - _Every_ man page ends with: (nlu+10
_Every_ man page ends with: (nlu+10
Status: CLOSED WORKSFORME
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: man (Show other bugs)
6.0
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Cristian Gafton
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Reported: 1999-08-31 09:27 EDT by giulioo
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-02-15 17:14:11 EST
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Description giulioo 1999-08-31 09:27:55 EDT
_Every_ man page ends with:  (nlu+10


Example with ls man page:
================
$man ls
..
..
should give you access to the complete manual.  (nlu+10
$
================

I tried:
1) man -c ls
2) rm /var/catman/cat1/ls.1.gz
to no avail

If I do what man should do I get correct formatting:
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$ /usr/bin/groff -Tascii -mandoc /usr/man/man1/ls.1 |less -
is
...
...
       should give you access to the complete manual.

GNU fileutils 4.0         November
1998                         4
$
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Comment 1 Cristian Gafton 1999-09-22 23:50:59 EDT
Please set you correct locale in /etc/sysconfig/i18n:
LC_ALL=it_IT
LANG=it
LINGUAS=it

Then man will start to behave
Comment 2 Anonymous 1999-09-23 02:51:59 EDT
I've always had the locale set as you suggest. The i18n is as it is
written by rh60 install.

$ cat /etc/sysconfig/i18n
LANG=it
LINGUAS=it
LC_ALL=it_IT
SYSFONT=lat0-sun16
SYSFONTACM=iso15
$ echo $LANG $LINGUAS $LC_ALL
it it it_IT

The problem persists.

However I have to correct myself: some man pages ends with "nlu",
others have "nlu" just before the end.

$man ln
..
..

              info ln

       should give you access to the complete manual.  (nlu+10
$ man uptime
...

SEE ALSO
       ps(1), top(1), utmp(5), w(1) (nlu+10

Cohesive Systems           26 Jan 1993                          1

Other suggestions?
Comment 3 Cristian Gafton 2000-02-15 17:14:59 EST
This must be some weird environment that confises groff and makes it escape the
closing directive for the man pages.

It works here in the lab on a computer configured for it_IT the way you
reported.

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