Sunday, February 3, 2013

man-pages-3.46 is released

I've released man-pages-3.46. The release tarball is available on The browsable online pages can be found on The Git repository for man-pages is available on

Aside from many small fixes to a wide range of pages, the main changes in man-pages-3.46 are as follows:

  • A new kcmp(2) by Cyrill Gorcunov documents the system call of the same name.
  • The init_module(2) page adds documentation of the finit_module() system call that was added in Linux 3.8.
  • The prctl(2) pages adds documentation for the PR_SET_PTRACER and PR_GET_TID_ADDRESS commands.
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