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Direc­tory support/latex2man

README
				latex2man
				=========

Latex2man is a tool to translate UNIX manual pages written with LaTeX into
the troff format understood by the UNIX man(1)-command.
Alternatively HTML, TexInfo, or LaTeX code can be produced too.
Output of parts of the text may be supressed using the conditional text
feature (for this, LaTeX generation may be used).

There is LaTeX package (latex2man.sty) used for writing the Man-page
and a PERL script (latex2man) doing the actual translation.

Requirements:
 - Latex2man requires Perl version >= 5.0004_03.
 - LaTeX2e

VERSION: 1.24

Author and Copyright (c) 1998:
	 Dr. J�rgen Vollmer
	 Viktoriastra�e 15
	 D-76133 Karlsruhe
	 Email: <Juergen.Vollmer@informatik-vollmer.de>

License:
   This program can be redistributed and/or modified under the terms
   of the LaTeX Project Public License Distributed from CTAN
   archives in directory macros/latex/base/lppl.txt; either
   version 1 of the License, or any later version.

If you find this software useful, please send me a postcard.

$Id: README,v 1.63 2010/12/22 09:33:29 vollmer Exp $

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la­tex2­man – Trans­late LaTeX-based man­ual pages into Unix man for­mat

A tool to trans­late UNIX man­ual pages writ­ten with LaTeX into a man-page for­mat un­der­stood by the Unix man(1) com­mand. Al­ter­na­tively HTML or TexInfo code can be pro­duced. Out­put of parts of the text may be su­pressed us­ing the con­di­tional text fea­ture.

Pack­agela­tex2­man
Ver­sion1.24
Li­censeThe LaTeX Project Public Li­cense
Main­tainerJür­gen Vollmer
Con­tained inTeX Live as la­tex2­man
Topics con­vert TeX-ish sources to some other markup (than HTML)
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