Dear Giorgos, >> Thanks for your answer. You probably did not read my post. I do this >> via sysinstall and it fails. > > Ah, I apologize for that. You are right, of course; I misread at least > part of the original post. I obviously need more coffee before I am > fully aware of the reality around me :)
I need to apologize as I think I have sound quite harsh! > It's possible that sysinstall tries to fetch manpages from a > non-existent place. You can download the 6.2-RELEASE manpages > from the FTP site and install them manually. > > The manpages can be found at: > ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/releases/i386/6.2-RELEASE/manpages/ > > If you have wget installed, installing them should be as easy as: > >  Create an empty manpages/ directory > > # mkdir manpages > >  Enter the new manpages/ directory > > # cd manpages > >  Fetch the files from FTP > > # wget -nd -np -r -c > ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/releases/i386/6.2-RELEASE/manpages/ > >  Run the 'install.sh' script as root: Need to chmod it to have appropriate permissions but thank you! I now enjoy man pages for all the default tools and software which comes with FBSD! Thank you again! -- Zbigniew Szalbot _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"