ERROR in man2html under freeBSD 5.4

PK piotrekk at
Sun Jul 17 20:05:23 GMT 2005


I've installed man2html on freeBSD 5.4 with newest ports tree update:

# cd /usr/ports/textproc/man2html
# make install clean

Installing programs to "/usr/local/bin":
man2html => /usr/local/bin/man2html
Installing manpages to "/usr/local/man":
doc/man2html.1 => /usr/local/man/man1/man2html.1
if [ -d /usr/local/www/cgi-bin ] ; then install -o root -g wheel -m 555
/usr/local/www/cgi-bin ; fi
===> Compressing manual pages for man2html-3.0.1_1
===> Registering installation for man2html-3.0.1_1
===> Cleaning for perl-5.8.7
===> Cleaning for man2html-3.0.1_1

but if I try to connect via browser:


then, I get "Internal Server Error"

If I try to start from command line, I get following error:

# cd /usr/local/www/cgi-bin
# perl man.cgi
Content-type: text/html

Manpage Viewer Error

CGI input error: Unrecgonized request method :

Manpage viewer available with the


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