man pages: howto create a man page ?

Lukas Ruf (
Fri, 14 Sep 2001 16:10:04 +0200

Dear all,

can anyone give me a hint what the easiest way could be to create a man
page out of some text? Is there a latex to man page converter around?
Is it required that I must learn SGML?

Thanks for any hint,

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