On Wed, 9 Feb 2011 02:28:58 +0100
Ingo Schwarze wrote:
> These are caused by manuals contained so poor markup
> that makewhatis(8) can't make head or tail of them,
> as has been discussed repeatedly.
> However, espie@ is now working on some rather smart ideas
> to fix this - for 5.0, that is, it's too late now for 4.9.
Don't know if tkman is worth looking at for ideas on parsing. It seems
to open a lot more manpage types than say konqueror or any other tool
with a scroll bar that I've found so far. The search highlighting is
pretty cool too.