Generate manual pages from program files.
Help2man is a program that converts the output of standard --help and --version command-line arguments into a manual page automatically.
It lets developers include a manual page in their distribution without having to maintain that document. Since Texinfo is the official documentation format of the GNU project, this also provides a way to generate a placeholder man page pointing to that resource while still providing some useful information.
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released on 13 October 2018
OpenPGP signature URL: https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/help2man/help2man-1.47.8.tar.xz.sig
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17 May 2018
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