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Help2man
Computer languages Perl  +
Documentation-tool documentation-conversion  +
Documentation note User guide included
Full description 'help2man' automatically generates simple 'help2man' automatically generates simple manual pages from program files by reasonably rearranging standard --help and --version outputs into something that resembles a manual page. It lets developers include a manual page in their distribution without having to maintain that document. without having to maintain that document.
GNU package identifier help2man  +
Homepage URL https://www.gnu.org/software/help2man  +
Interface command-line  +
Is GNU true  +
Keywords help  + , documentation  + , editing  + , man pages  + , help2man  +
Last review by Genium +
Last review date 5 October 2014  +
License GPLv3 +
License verified by arca0  +
License verified date 8 September 2012  +
Name GNU help2man  +
Prerequisite description Locale_gettext Perl module  + , gettext  +
Prerequisite kind Required to use  +
Real name Brendan O'Dea  + , See the THANKS file in the distribution for a complete list  +
Related projects Cxref + , Texinfo +
Resource URL mailto:bug-help2man@gnu.org  +
Resource audience Bug Tracking  +
Resource kind E-mail  +
Revisionid 22,759  +
Revisiontimestamp 5 October 2014 14:48:22  +
Revisionuser User:Genium +
Role Maintainer  + , Contributor  +
Short description Generates manual pages from program files  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Text-creation documentation-tool  +
Use text-creation  +
User level none  +
Version date 21 September 2014  +
Version download https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/help2man/help2man-1.46.3.tar.xz  +
Version identifier 1.46.3  +
Version status stable  +
Works-with text  +
Has queryThis property is a special property in this wiki. Help2man + , Help2man + , Help2man + , Help2man + , Help2man + , Help2man + , Help2man + , Help2man + , Help2man +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 4 November 2014 18:50:00  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. Entry  +
Has subobjectThis property is a special property in this wiki. Help2man + , Help2man + , Help2man + , Help2man + , Help2man + , Help2man + , Help2man +
EmailThis property is a special property in this wiki. bod@debian.org  +
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