CTAN Update: latex2man

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Thu Dec 23 11:46:13 CET 2010

On Wed, 22 Dec 2010, Jürgen Vollmer submitted an update to the



License type: lppl

Announcement text: 
Latex2man is a tool to translate UNIX manual pages written
with LaTeX into the troff format understood by the UNIX
Alternatively HTML, TexInfo, or LaTeX code can be produced too.
Output of parts of the text may be supressed using the
conditional text
feature (for this, LaTeX generation may be used).

There is LaTeX package (latex2man.sty) used for writing the
and a PERL script (latex2man) doing the actual translation.

Changes from version 1.23:
  add CSS support for HTML generation

This package is located at 
.  More information is at
(if the package is new it may take a day for that information to 
appear).  We are supported by the TeX Users Group http://www.tug.org .  
Please join a users group; see http://www.tug.org/usergroups.html .

Thanks for the upload.

For the CTAN Team
  Rainer Schöpf

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