w3mman man page

w3mman — an interface to the on-line reference manuals via w3m(1)

Synopsis

w3mman [ -M path ] [ section ] [ page ]
w3mman [ -M path ] -k keyword
w3mman -l file

Description

w3mman is a Perl script that uses w3m(1) to serve as a pager for on-line reference manuals.

Options

A summary of options is included below.

-M path
Specify path as alternative MANPATH to use.
-k keyword
Specify keyword.
-l file
Specify a file.

Environment

Two variables are available for debugging.

W3MMAN_W3M
If W3MMAN_W3M is set, its value is used instead of w3m.
W3MMAN_MAN
If W3MMAN_MAN is set, its value is used instead of /usr/bin/man.

Files

/usr/libexec/w3m/cgi-bin/w3mman2html.cgi
manual page to HTML convertor.

See Also

man(1), w3m(1).

Author

This manual page was written by Fumitoshi UKAI <ukai@debian.or.jp>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).

Info

2016-07-13