help accessing mdbtools man pages in /usr/local/share/man - SOLVED

Dale Scott dalescott at
Mon Jan 16 22:30:43 UTC 2012

----- Original Message -----
From: Yuri Pankov <yuri.pankov at>
Date: Monday, January 16, 2012 13:49

> Just use `man /full/path/to/the/manpage`. Also check man(1) and
> man.conf(5) on how to specify additional MANPATHs.

Thanks Yuri! As per man.conf(5), I created /usr/local/etc/rc.d/mdbtools.conf to add /usr/local/share/man to the manpath (perhaps it could be named more correctly "linux.conf", but for now the only manpages there are from mdbtools).

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