Writing man Pages Using groff

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groff is the GNU version of the popular nroff/troff text-formatting tools provided on most Unix systems. Its most common use is writing manual pages—online documentation for commands, programming interfaqces, and so forth. In this article, we show you the ropes of writing your own man pages with groff.
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Wonderful article

Anonymous's picture

Wonderful article

Thanks

Mike Strom 's picture

Thanks for a nice tutorial, just finished my first man page :)

Noticed that in the listing all backslashes (i.e. \fB) shows up like forward slashed (/fB). Maybe it's my browser?

Thanks,
Mike