texdoc man page

texdoc — find & view documentation in TeX Live

Synopsis

texdoc [OPTION]... NAME...
texdoc ACTION

Description

Try to find appropriate TeX documentation for the specified NAME(s). Alternatively, perform the given ACTION and exit.

Actions

-h, --help

Print this help message.

-V, --version

Print the version number.

-f, --files

Print the list of configuration files used.

--just-view file

Display file, given with full path (no searching).

Options

-w, --view

Use view mode: start a viewer. (default)

-m, --mixed

Use mixed mode (view or list).

-l, --list

Use list mode: show a list of results.

-s, --showall

Use showall mode: show also "bad" results.

-i, --interact

Use interactive menus. (default)

-I, --nointeract

Use plain lists, no interaction required.

-M, --machine

Machine-readable output for lists (implies -I).

-q, --quiet

Suppress warnings and most error messages.

-v, --verbose

Print additional information (eg, viewer command).

-d, --debug[=list]

Activate debug output (restricted to list).

Environment

PAGER, BROWSER, PDFVIEWER, PSVIEWER, DVIVIEWER.

Files

<texmf>/texdoc/texdoc.cnf, see output of the --files option.

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to <texdoc@tug.org>.
Texdoc home page: <http://tug.org/texdoc/>
Source: <https://github.com/mpg/texdoc>

See Also

The full documentation is maintained as a PDF manual.  The command

texdoc texdoc

should give you access to the complete manual.

Info

June 2012 texdoc 0.84 User Commands