[gridengine users] 8.1.0 appears to have old manpages.
rmaes at ciena.com
Thu Jul 26 16:59:18 UTC 2012
I verified that a less submit.1.gz provides correct output, but a less
qsub.1 and qsub.1.gz both fail. Obviously there is only a symbolic link
of qsub.1 -> submit.1 and there is no qsub.1.gz file or symbolic link
From: Reuti [mailto:reuti at Staff.Uni-Marburg.DE]
Sent: Thursday, July 26, 2012 3:43 AM
To: Maes, Richard
Cc: William Hay; users at gridengine.org
Subject: Re: [gridengine users] 8.1.0 appears to have old manpages.
Am 26.07.2012 um 02:14 schrieb Maes, Richard:
> Sorry about rebirthing an old thread, but it's too late to change the
> channel now...
> I finally got around to looking at this man page issue again. I
> descended to the man1 directory and did a ls -lart (only a partial
> info shown for brevity) Submit.1.gz is present and qsub.1 is soft
> linked to it. Note that I perform the groff on the qsub and it returns
> a fatal error below. If I instead run this on submit.1, then I get
> the 8.1.0 man page as expected. If I perform a 'man submit' then I
> get the 8.1.0 man page as well, but a man qsub gives me a man page
> from 2003. Is there some obvious thing about man pages and soft links
> that I am missing here?
> Here is my man path
> [wagrid03.ciena.com(rmaes)]-> man 117> env |grep MAN
> /l ocal/man:/corp/tools/cadence/ius_8_1/share/man
> [wagrid03.ciena.com(rmaes)]-> man1 118> ls -lart total 172 -rwxrwxr-x
> 1 gridadm gridadm 23661 May 31 14:19 submit.1.gz .....
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 gridadm gridadm 8 Jun 12 14:46 qrsh.1 -> submit.1
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 gridadm gridadm 8 Jun 12 14:46 qsh.1 -> submit.1
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 gridadm gridadm 8 Jun 12 14:46 qsub.1 -> submit.1
> drwxr-xr-x 6 gridadm gridadm 4096 Jun 13 14:20 ..
> drwxr-xr-x 2 gridadm gridadm 4096 Jun 13 14:20 .
> [wagrid03.ciena.com(rmaes)]-> man1 119> groff -Tascii -mandoc qsub
> troff: fatal error: can't open `qsub': No such file or directory
> [wagrid03.ciena.com(rmaes)]-> man1 120>groff -Tascii -mandoc qsub.1
This should work. A `less` with the same file succeeds?
> troff: fatal error: can't open `qsub.1': No such file or directory
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Reuti [mailto:reuti at staff.uni-marburg.de]
> Sent: Friday, June 15, 2012 2:55 AM
> To: William Hay
> Cc: Maes, Richard; users at gridengine.org
> Subject: Re: [gridengine users] 8.1.0 appears to have old manpages.
> Am 15.06.2012 um 10:14 schrieb William Hay:
>> By check the directories out I mean something like (assuming Linux):
>> cd /corp/tools/grid/v8_1_0/man
>> groff -Tascii -mandoc man1/qsub.1 |less
> I get ESCs in the output, "less -R" seems to remove them.
> In case someone would like to use `man` directly for submit.1: there
> are two different versions of `man` around, the one on Linux is
> different than the one on a Mac.
> For the Linux versions you can also specify a path to a file instead
> or the command or option -l <name> to avoid the ususal search.
> On a Mac the option -l doesn't exist and one has to use a path to
> acces a local file.
> -- Reuti
>> This should give you the qsub manpage. NB it is important you do
>> from the directory specified in the manpath rather than the one
>> containing qsub.1 or any other directory as the SGE qsub.1 manpage
>> sources man1/submit.1 for its actual text.
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