TkViewMan 0.2

TkViewMan is a graphical man page viewer for Linux.
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TkViewMan is a graphical man page viewer for Linux. TkViewMan project is written in Tcl/Tk, using the BLT extension. TkViewMan is free software and is distributed under the GNU General Public License.

Here are some key features of "TkViewMan":

Tabs for multiple man pages
Ability to find all man pages for a command, with each man page getting its own tab
Ability to open as many tabs as desired within the main window, which can be scrolled if needed
Ability to search a man page
Keyboard shortcuts for creating/removing tabs
Command history using arrow keys


Tcl/Tk 8.4 or higher
BLT 2.4 or higher

What's New in This Release:

The ability to change the font size of the displayed output in each tab was added to assist those with high screen resolutions.
The ability to change the colors of the background and foreground of both the normal text and highlighted text in each tab.
The names of man pages can now be passed as command-line arguments, with each man page being displayed in separate tabs.

last updated on:
March 7th, 2006, 16:11 GMT
license type:
GPL (GNU General Public License) 
developed by:
Michael Corral
ROOT \ Desktop Environment \ Tools
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