CTAN Submission – latex2man version 1.15
Date: December 12, 2001 11:53:50 AM CET
On Wed, 12 Dec 2001, Jürgen Vollmer wrote:
> I uploaded to ftp.dante.de the file latex2man-1.15.tar.gz.
> Please install it under the support/latex2man directory.
> From the README:
> Latex2man is a tool to translate UNIX manual pages written with LaTeX into a
> 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.
> Changes from version 1.14
> - added extra stuff in the headline of man pages
> With best regards
> 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.
Thanks for the upload, I installed it in
For the CTAN Team
latex2man – Translate LaTeX-based manual pages into Unix man format
Latex2man is a tool to translate UNIX manual pages written with
LaTeX into the troff format understood by the UNIX
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
There is a LaTeX package (latex2man.sty) for writing the
man page and a Perl script (latex2man)
that does the actual translation.