docs/187940: devinfo(8) man page refers pnpinfo(8) which does not exists on FreeBSD 10-RELEASE

Glen Barber gjb at
Thu Mar 27 15:07:23 UTC 2014

On Wed, Mar 26, 2014 at 01:59:33PM -0400, Glen Barber wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 26, 2014 at 11:57:54AM -0400, John Baldwin wrote:
> > pnpinfo is only built for i386, but it does exist.  man.cgi appears to be
> > broken for 9.1 release and later (9.0 finds pnpinfo.8 for i386, but 9.1
> > and later do not)  man.cgi for i386 9.1 also doesn't find other i386-specific
> > manpages like apmd(8) or wlconfig(8).  Specifically, it seems like 9.1
> > and later are using amd64 manpages when i386 is selected.  Looks like sparc64
> > is also busted (can't find ofwdump(8)), so it seems like man.cgi is just
> > always doing amd64 for 9.1 and later.
> > 
> Hmm, I did not see any architecture-specific things when adding the
> manual pages for 9.2 and 10.0, but I can confirm that for these two
> releases at least, I did take the manuals from the amd64 base.txz.
> I'll poke around a bit on the pre-9.0 directories to see what is needed
> for i386 and !x86 architectures, but may need a day or so to sort things
> out.

I've just refreshed the 10.0-RELEASE manuals to include !x86 arch
manuals, and am packaging the 9.2-RELEASE manuals now for update.

The pnpinfo(8) manual is now available on the website.

Thanks for the report.


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