zero info man pages

[Old Forum guest] anonymous
Created: 7 years and 5 months ago
any chance of implementing zero-click information for FreeBSD man-pages?

e.g. if i search "cat(1)" then show 

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anonymous
Why should he use BSD manpages instead of any other one? Right now !man searches on die.net. Would a separate ! work for you, say !manbsd?
posted by [Old Forum nate.p] • 7 years and 5 months ago Link
yegg
I guess you have to pick one. If so, which would you pick?
posted by yegg Staff7 years and 5 months ago Link
anonymous

die.net sounds fine for now. Would it be possible to pull the operating system info from the browser agent, and if it is bsd, it would search the bsd man pages instead? that would be awesome! Not quite sure if browser's can actually distinguish between various flavours of (l)unix.

posted by [Old Forum guest] • 7 years and 4 months ago Link
anonymous
how about adding a bang.  !man <program name>
posted by [Old Forum guest] • 7 years and 4 months ago Link
anonymous
sorry, i missed that post that already searches.
posted by [Old Forum guest] • 7 years and 4 months ago Link