man2html - browse man pages in your web browser

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name man2html
Package version 1.6g
Package release 6
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 183 B
Download size 32.86 KB
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Point your web browser at http://localhost/cgi-bin/man/man2html to read and
search your man pages in the browser.
* Fast C CGI program for man/BSD-mandoc to HTML conversion.
* Works from the unformatted nroff/troff source.
* Source may be compressed.
* Does tbl tables (but not eqn equations).
* Generates hypertext links to foobar(1), abc@host, and xyzzy.h files
* CGI script for whatis-based alpha-indexes by section.
* CGI script for name-only alpha-indexes by section.
* CGI script for full text search (requires swish++)
* Front-end script to talk to a pre-launched netscape.


Package Version Architecture Repository
man2html_1.6g-6_i386.deb 1.6g i386 Ubuntu Universe
man2html - - -


Name Value
apache2 -
debconf >= 0.5
debconf-2.0 -
debianutils >= 2.1
gawk -
httpd-cgi -
libc6 >= 2.4
lynx-cur -
man-db >= 2.4.1
man2html-base = 1.6g-6


Type URL
Binary Package man2html_1.6g-6_amd64.deb
Source Package man2html

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install man2html deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install man2html



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manpages-cs_0.18.20090209-3_all.deb Czech version of the manual pages
manpages-de-dev_0.10-1_all.deb German development manpages
manpages-de_0.10-1_all.deb German manpages
manpages-es-extra_0.8a-17_all.deb Spanish extra manpages
manpages-es_1.55-10_all.deb Spanish man pages
manpages-fr-dev_3.32d0.2p4-1_all.deb French version of the development manual pages