git annex --help doesn't show manual page

Joey Hess joey at
Sun Dec 4 17:05:16 CET 2011

Adam Spiers wrote:
> $ git annex  --help
> No manual entry for git-annex
> Is this issue related to the fact that I installed git-annex with cabal install?

Yes, as far as I know, cabal does not have a way to handle man pages.
"make install" does install one, that git brings up when you run this
(git-annex never runs actually).

see shy jo
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