If I do
# man cp
on an ubuntu linux workstation, I get something like the quoted text below. Does anyone know of a way to restore the full man pages? I just do not like this hierarchical 'info' cr*p.
,---- | CP(1) User Commands CP(1) | | | | NAME | cp - copy files and directories | | SYNOPSIS | cp [OPTION]... [-T] SOURCE DEST | cp [OPTION]... SOURCE... DIRECTORY | cp [OPTION]... -t DIRECTORY SOURCE... | | [. . . D E L E T I A . . .] | --> | SEE ALSO --> | The full documentation for cp is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If --> | the info and cp programs are properly installed at your site, the com‐ --> | mand --> | --> | info coreutils 'cp invocation' --> | --> | should give you access to the complete manual. | | | | GNU coreutils 6.10 April 2008 CP(1) `----