Monday, December 30, 2013

man-pages-3.55 is released

I've released man-pages-3.55. The release tarball is available on The browsable online pages can be found on The Git repository for man-pages is available on

This changes in man-pages-3.55 consist mainly of various smaller fixes to a wide range of pages. Other than that, Vince Weaver continued his frequent updates to the perf_event_open(2) page, and Peng Haitao continued noting the thread-safety of various functions (in all, nearly 150 man pages now contain information on thread-safety, thanks to Peng Haitao's work).