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Re: Filter man page control characters?

by mattk (Pilgrim)
on May 18, 2005 at 06:09 UTC ( #458085=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Filter man page control characters?

Incidentally, here is a handy bash alias to view your man pages in vim, complete with highlighting:
alias man="man -P \"col -b | vim -R -c 'set ft=man nomod nolist' -\""

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