How to make xman display internationalized man pages?

walter harms wharms at
Mon May 5 06:15:28 PDT 2014

Am 03.05.2014 15:52, schrieb Vladimir Nikishkin:
> Some of the man pages are translated into different languages.
> While console man seems to be able to judge which page to display based on
> environmental or shell variables, the x version, xman always displays
> English version.
> Is there a way to make it display a localized version of a page?

hi i took a dive into the code
and sofar i understand it uses groff -Tlatin1 -mandoc to render the page.

I am not sure how the file is displayed but i seems manageable to Xaw I18N features.


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