On Thu, 30 May 2019 12:06:09 -0700, Samuel Sieb wrote:
Your underlying question seems to be how to view man pages nicely.
Yes, very much so.
using yelp (the Gnome help browser). You can call it from the command
I did those, and they were glorious! You, SIR!, are a gentleman
and a scholar and a judge of fine software. I'm deeply in your debt.
Or you start it (it's called "Help" in the graphical
CTRL-L, then enter "man:crontab" or "man:crontab(5)" in the box.
Here I hit a snag small. I tried it on a Mate terminal, and on a
workspace with no app running (unless panels are called apps), but
neither was right, and I didn't know what graphical interface you meant.
Then I thought to go through the whole main menu -- and found help under
System that I had never noticed was there. Again I'm deep in your debt.
Beartooth Staffwright, Not Quite Clueless Power User
Remember I know little (precious little!) of where up is.