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Fri Apr 9 10:28:37 PDT 2004
+++ Chris Hill [freebsd] [08-04-04 19:40 -0400]:
| On Thu, 8 Apr 2004, Andrew Elmore wrote:
| > [...] I can't for the life of me figure out how to print a manpage.
| > The closest "man man" gives me is:
| > -t Use /usr/bin/groff -S -man to format the manual page, passing the
| > output to stdout. The output from /usr/bin/groff -S -man may need
| > to be passed through some filter or another before being printed.
| > Any suggestions on what the command line for that filter looks like?
| I get good-looking results using, for example,
| man -t ipfw | lpr
| ...or plain-vanilla (but readable) results using
| man ipfw | lpr
| FWIW, this is with a Postscript printer. HTH.
| Chris Hill chris at monochrome.org
| ** [ Busy Expunging <|> ]
man ipfw | col -bx | less
man ipfw | col -bx | lpr
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