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Re: [firstname.lastname@example.org: man.config]
On Fri, Jun 09, 2000 at 09:58:58AM +0100, David Starks-Browning wrote:
>On Wednesday 7 Jun 00, Chris Faylor writes:
>> On Wed, Jun 07, 2000 at 07:45:20AM +0100, David Starks-Browning wrote:
>> >On Tuesday 6 Jun 00, Chris Faylor writes:
>> >> Can anyone verify if this is true? Does man not work "out of the box"?
>> >It works fine for me, too. I've already written to this guy asking
>> >for more details, I'll forward them if I get any useful information.
>It turns out this was user error, not a problem with Cygwin. He had
>umount-ed /usr/lib immediately after installing Cygwin, because it
>'seemed a little odd' to him. So of course man didn't work.
>I was thoroughly confused by his explanation in the email I cc'd to
>this list. I thought he had *fixed* the problem by umount-ing
>/usr/lib, which of course made no sense to me at all!
>Sheesh. Glad that's sorted.
Thanks for tracking it down, David.
It looks like this /usr/bin, /usr/lib stuff is fodder for the FAQ...