[ntp:questions] ntpd sets clock to the year 1939

Uwe Klein uwe_klein_habertwedt at t-online.de
Wed Mar 28 13:21:35 UTC 2007


Richard B. gilbert wrote:

> And, frankly, many man pages are almost unreadable anyway. 
or incomplete:

man xyznix
	This is the help page for xyznix
	options a
	option b
	this man page is not complete
	consult the info page for the complete
	description
/
unfortunately man info does not give enough
help to actually use the info command.

OK , you can escape to TkInfo, much better.

Nonetheless do i find the gnu attitude in this context pompous.

> They list seven hundred switches and options without ever telling you how you 
> might accomplish the task at hand!

Thats what (Mini)HowTos are there for.

uwe





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