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update-info-dir - update or create index file from all installed info files in

UPDATE-INFO-DIR(8) System Manager's Manual UPDATE-INFO-DIR(8)

NAME

update-info-dir - update or create index file from all installed info files in directory

SYNOPSIS

update-info-dir [options] [directory]
 

DESCRIPTION

Update, or create, the index file dir of available documentation in /usr/share/info/ (the default) or in given DIRECTORY. The index file info is the directory is usually presented by info browsers on startup.

OPTIONS

-h,--help
Display help and exit.

SEE ALSO

emacs(1) info(1) install-info(1)

AUTHOR

This manual page was written by Norbert Preining <preining@logic.at>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
 
This manual page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution because the original script was designed for Debian packaging system.
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