I need to install the manual for gcc 4.4.1.

Asked by wilfred on 2009-11-11

I need to install the manual for gcc 4.4.1, so that I can access the man pages of the programming functions on the terminal using the $man [func] command.

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Cristi Nistor (cristi-nistor) said : #1

What is the output of man gcc command in a terminal window?

wilfred (wilfred-kisku) said : #2

I get the manual page for GCC but the issue being that I am not able to
access the manual pages for the C Library functions.

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Best Cristi Nistor (cristi-nistor) said : #3

I think they are in manpages-dev package. Install it with the command:

sudo apt-get install manpages-dev

And after this try man fprint to see if there is any output.

Good luck.

wilfred (wilfred-kisku) said : #4

Thank you very much.

Regards,
Wilfred Kisku.

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> I think they are in manpages-dev package. Install it with the command:
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> sudo apt-get install manpages-dev
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> And after this try man fprint to see if there is any output.
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wilfred (wilfred-kisku) said : #5

Thanks Cristi Nistor, that solved my question.